Mark Jd Jordans

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Indicators for routine monitoring of effective mental healthcare coverage in low- and middle-income settings: a Delphi study
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Lizzy Ansinghstraat 163, 1073 RG Amsterdam, The Netherlands Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Center for Global Mental Health, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF UK
    Health Policy Plan 31:1100-6. 2016
  2. pmc Accuracy of proactive case finding for mental disorders by community informants in Nepal
    Mark J D Jordans
    Mark J D Jordans, PhD, Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Centre for Global Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King s College London, London UK Brandon A Kohrt, PhD, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA Nagendra P Luitel, MA, Research Department, Transcultural Psychosocial Organization TPO, Kathmandu, Nepal Ivan H Komproe, PhD, Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands Crick Lund, PhD, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Br J Psychiatry 207:501-6. 2015
  3. pmc Development and pilot testing of a mental healthcare plan in Nepal
    M J D Jordans
    M J D Jordans, PhD, Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Center for Global Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King s College London, London, UK N P Luitel, MA, P Pokhrel, BA, Research Department, Transcultural Psychosocial Organization TPO, Kathmandu, Nepal V Patel, MRCPsych, PhD, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London and Sangath Centre, Goa, India
    Br J Psychiatry 208:s21-8. 2016
  4. pmc Suicide in South Asia: a scoping review
    Mark J D Jordans
    Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 14:358. 2014
  5. pmc Psychosocial interventions for children exposed to traumatic events in low- and middle-income countries: study protocol of an individual patient data meta-analysis
    Marianna Purgato
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health and Service Evaluation, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Policlinico G, B, Rossi, Piazzale L, A, Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Syst Rev 3:34. 2014
  6. pmc Using consumer perspectives to inform the cultural adaptation of psychological treatments for depression: a mixed methods study from South Asia
    Neil Krishan Aggarwal
    Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 11, New York, NY 10032, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 163:88-101. 2014
  7. pmc Validation of the Kirundi versions of brief self-rating scales for common mental disorders among children in Burundi
    Peter Ventevogel
    HealthNet TPO, Research and Development Department, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 14:36. 2014
  8. pmc School-based mental health intervention for children in war-affected Burundi: a cluster randomized trial
    Wietse A Tol
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Hampton House R863, Baltimore, MD 21205 1996, USA
    BMC Med 12:56. 2014
  9. pmc Demand and access to mental health services: a qualitative formative study in Nepal
    Natassia F Brenman
    Transcultural Psychosocial Organization TPO, Baluwatar Kathmandu, Nepal
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 14:22. 2014
  10. pmc Implementation of a mental health care package for children in areas of armed conflict: a case study from burundi, indonesia, Nepal, sri lanka, and Sudan
    Mark J D Jordans
    Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001371. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Indicators for routine monitoring of effective mental healthcare coverage in low- and middle-income settings: a Delphi study
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Lizzy Ansinghstraat 163, 1073 RG Amsterdam, The Netherlands Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Center for Global Mental Health, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF UK
    Health Policy Plan 31:1100-6. 2016
    ..This study provides data on how mental health service and financial coverage can be assessed in LMIC. This is an important element in the move to scale-up mental health care. ..
  2. pmc Accuracy of proactive case finding for mental disorders by community informants in Nepal
    Mark J D Jordans
    Mark J D Jordans, PhD, Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Centre for Global Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King s College London, London UK Brandon A Kohrt, PhD, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA Nagendra P Luitel, MA, Research Department, Transcultural Psychosocial Organization TPO, Kathmandu, Nepal Ivan H Komproe, PhD, Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands Crick Lund, PhD, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Br J Psychiatry 207:501-6. 2015
    ..Accurate detection of persons in need of mental healthcare is crucial to reduce the treatment gap between psychiatric burden and service use in low- and middle-income (LAMI) countries...
  3. pmc Development and pilot testing of a mental healthcare plan in Nepal
    M J D Jordans
    M J D Jordans, PhD, Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Center for Global Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King s College London, London, UK N P Luitel, MA, P Pokhrel, BA, Research Department, Transcultural Psychosocial Organization TPO, Kathmandu, Nepal V Patel, MRCPsych, PhD, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London and Sangath Centre, Goa, India
    Br J Psychiatry 208:s21-8. 2016
    ..Mental health service delivery models that are grounded in the local context are needed to address the substantial treatment gap in low- and middle-income countries...
  4. pmc Suicide in South Asia: a scoping review
    Mark J D Jordans
    Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 14:358. 2014
    ..In low- and middle income settings, it is difficult to find unequivocal data to establish suicide rates. The objective of this review is to synthesize the reporting of suicide incidence in six south Asian countries...
  5. pmc Psychosocial interventions for children exposed to traumatic events in low- and middle-income countries: study protocol of an individual patient data meta-analysis
    Marianna Purgato
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health and Service Evaluation, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Policlinico G, B, Rossi, Piazzale L, A, Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Syst Rev 3:34. 2014
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  6. pmc Using consumer perspectives to inform the cultural adaptation of psychological treatments for depression: a mixed methods study from South Asia
    Neil Krishan Aggarwal
    Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 11, New York, NY 10032, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 163:88-101. 2014
    ..Integrating consumer perspectives in developing and adapting psychological treatments (PTs) can enhance their acceptability in diverse cultural contexts...
  7. pmc Validation of the Kirundi versions of brief self-rating scales for common mental disorders among children in Burundi
    Peter Ventevogel
    HealthNet TPO, Research and Development Department, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 14:36. 2014
    ..This study evaluates the psychometric properties of three self-report scales for child mental disorder in order to inform an emerging child mental health programme in post-conflict Burundi...
  8. pmc School-based mental health intervention for children in war-affected Burundi: a cluster randomized trial
    Wietse A Tol
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Hampton House R863, Baltimore, MD 21205 1996, USA
    BMC Med 12:56. 2014
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of a school-based intervention aimed at reducing symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, and anxiety (treatment aim); and improving a sense of hope and functioning (preventive aim)...
  9. pmc Demand and access to mental health services: a qualitative formative study in Nepal
    Natassia F Brenman
    Transcultural Psychosocial Organization TPO, Baluwatar Kathmandu, Nepal
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 14:22. 2014
    ..It focuses specifically on issues of demand and access to care, and aims to identify barriers and potential solutions for reaching people with priority mental disorders...
  10. pmc Implementation of a mental health care package for children in areas of armed conflict: a case study from burundi, indonesia, Nepal, sri lanka, and Sudan
    Mark J D Jordans
    Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001371. 2013
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  11. pmc Setting priorities for mental health care in Nepal: a formative study
    Mark Jd Jordans
    Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 13:332. 2013
    ..Packages of care integrated in routine primary health care are posited as a strategy to scale-up mental health care, yet more needs to be known about the most feasible and effective way to go about this...
  12. doi request reprint A controlled evaluation of a brief parenting psychoeducation intervention in Burundi
    M J D Jordans
    Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, LizzyAnsinghstraat 163, 1072 RG, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:1851-9. 2013
    ..This pilot study aims to evaluate the impact of a brief parenting psychoeducation intervention on children's mental health...
  13. pmc Madness or sadness? Local concepts of mental illness in four conflict-affected African communities
    Peter Ventevogel
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Confl Health 7:3. 2013
    ..Knowledge and understanding of these local conceptualisations is essential to inform public mental health programming and policy...
  14. doi request reprint Treatment processes of counseling for children in South Sudan: a multiple n=1 design
    M J D Jordans
    Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Lizzy Ansinghstraat 163, 1072 RG, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Community Ment Health J 49:354-67. 2013
    ..With limited time, due to restricted resources in low-income settings, training courses can now be better focused on key treatment processes...
  15. pmc Reintegration of child soldiers in Burundi: a tracer study
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:905. 2012
    ..Substantial attention and resources are aimed at the reintegration of child soldiers, yet rigorous evaluations are rare...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation of a brief training on mental health and psychosocial support in emergencies: a pre- and post-assessment in Nepal
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prehosp Disaster Med 27:235-8. 2012
    ..A principal strategy for the integration of mental health and psychosocial support in emergency settings is the training of front-line workers in international consensus-based guidelines...
  17. doi request reprint Potential treatment mechanisms of counseling for children in Burundi: a series of n=1 studies
    Mark J D Jordans
    HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam HealthNet TPO, Bujumbura Johns Hopkins University University of Amsterdam
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 82:338-48. 2012
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  18. doi request reprint Role of current perceived needs in explaining the association between past trauma exposure and distress in humanitarian settings in Jordan and Nepal
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 201:276-81. 2012
    ..Attention is increasingly shifting towards the role of daily stressors in explaining mental health outcomes in humanitarian emergencies...
  19. pmc Building capacity in mental health interventions in low resource countries: an apprenticeship model for training local providers
    Laura K Murray
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N, Wolfe Street, 8th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:30. 2011
    ..We describe the elements of this approach, the underlying logic, and provide examples drawn from our experiences working in 12 countries, with over 100 lay counselors...
  20. pmc Development of a multi-layered psychosocial care system for children in areas of political violence
    Mark Jd Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:15. 2010
    ..The paper aims to contribute to bridge the divide in the literature between guidelines, consensus & research and clinical practice in the field of psychosocial and mental health care in low- and middle-income countries...