Judith K Bass

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Task sharing of a psychological intervention for maternal depression in Khayelitsha, South Africa: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Crick Lund
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Trials 15:457. 2014
  2. pmc Mental health related determinants of parenting stress among urban mothers of young children--results from a birth-cohort study in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire
    Nan Guo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:156. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Controlled trial of psychotherapy for Congolese survivors of sexual violence
    Judith K Bass
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21210, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:2182-91. 2013
  4. 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
  5. pmc Validation of the UCLA Child Post traumatic stress disorder-reaction index in Zambia
    Laura K Murray
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Dept, of International Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:24. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Do not forget culture when studying mental health
    Judith K Bass
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet 370:918-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Post-partum depression in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo: validation of a concept using a mixed-methods cross-cultural approach
    Judith K Bass
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1534-42. 2008
  8. doi request reprint A controlled trial of problem-solving counseling for war-affected adults in Aceh, Indonesia
    Judith Bass
    Department of Mental Health and Applied Mental Health Research Group, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Room 861, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:279-91. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Stigma Among Survivors of Sexual Violence in Congo: Scale Development and Psychometrics
    Sarah McIvor Murray
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Interpers Violence . 2015
  10. pmc Community-based mental health treatments for survivors of torture and militant attacks in Southern Iraq: a randomized control trial
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 15:249. 2015

Collaborators

  • Laura K Murray
  • Paul Bolton
  • Brian J Hall
  • Jeannie Annan
  • Shannon Dorsey
  • Michael Rosenblum
  • William M Weiss
  • Sotheara Chhim
  • Itziar Familiar
  • Jeremy C Kane
  • Sarah McIvor Murray
  • Nan Guo
  • Sarah R Meyer
  • Crick Lund
  • Renee M Johnson
  • Ahmed Mohammed Amin Ahmed
  • Talita Cetinoglu
  • Katie L Robinette
  • Stephan Ehrhardt
  • Arvin Bhana
  • Dana Barthel
  • Harry Tagbor
  • Carola Bindt
  • Mark Tomlinson
  • Michael Dewey
  • Martin Prince
  • Wibke Loag
  • Memory Nyatsanza
  • Claus Barkmann
  • Rebecca Hinz
  • Graham Thornicroft
  • Dan J Stein
  • Stefanie Schoppen
  • Ashraf Kagee
  • Thandi Davies
  • Simone Honikman
  • John Joska
  • Torsten Feldt
  • Marguerite Te Bonle
  • Atalay Alem
  • Ezra Susser
  • Mathurin Koffi
  • Landon Myer
  • W Courtland Robinson
  • Cecilia Tomori
  • Samuel Blay Nguah
  • Inge Petersen
  • Marguerite Schneider
  • John Appiah-Poku
  • Kirsten A Eberhardt
  • Eliezer N'goran

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Task sharing of a psychological intervention for maternal depression in Khayelitsha, South Africa: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Crick Lund
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Trials 15:457. 2014
    ..The objective of this RCT is to determine the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a task sharing counseling intervention for maternal depression in South Africa...
  2. pmc Mental health related determinants of parenting stress among urban mothers of young children--results from a birth-cohort study in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire
    Nan Guo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:156. 2014
    ..There are limited data on the parenting stress (PS) levels in sub-Saharan African mothers and on the association between ante- and postnatal depression and anxiety on PS...
  3. doi request reprint Controlled trial of psychotherapy for Congolese survivors of sexual violence
    Judith K Bass
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21210, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:2182-91. 2013
    ..Although treatment for symptoms related to sexual violence has been shown to be effective in high-income countries, evidence is lacking in low-income, conflict-affected countries...
  4. 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...
  5. pmc Validation of the UCLA Child Post traumatic stress disorder-reaction index in Zambia
    Laura K Murray
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Dept, of International Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:24. 2011
    ..This paper presents results from a validation study of a trauma-focused mental health assessment tool - the UCLA Post-traumatic Stress Disorder - Reaction Index (PTSD-RI) in Zambia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Do not forget culture when studying mental health
    Judith K Bass
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet 370:918-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Post-partum depression in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo: validation of a concept using a mixed-methods cross-cultural approach
    Judith K Bass
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1534-42. 2008
    ..To determine if a post-partum depression syndrome exists among mothers in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, by adapting and validating standard screening instruments...
  8. doi request reprint A controlled trial of problem-solving counseling for war-affected adults in Aceh, Indonesia
    Judith Bass
    Department of Mental Health and Applied Mental Health Research Group, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Room 861, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:279-91. 2012
    ..Interventions such as these need to be evaluated to further the limited empirical evidence base for efficacious community-based treatments for improving the mental health and psychosocial problems in humanitarian settings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Stigma Among Survivors of Sexual Violence in Congo: Scale Development and Psychometrics
    Sarah McIvor Murray
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Interpers Violence . 2015
    ..Our process of scale creation and evaluation can serve as an example for developing locally relevant SV-related stigma measures...
  10. pmc Community-based mental health treatments for survivors of torture and militant attacks in Southern Iraq: a randomized control trial
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 15:249. 2015
    ..The therapies were provided by non-specialized health workers since few MH professionals are available to provide therapy in Iraq...
  11. pmc The effect of cognitive therapy on structural social capital: results from a randomized controlled trial among sexual violence survivors in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Brian J Hall
    Brian J Hall is with the Department of Psychology, the University of Macau, Macau SAR, People s Republic of China, and the Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Paul A Bolton is with the Department of Mental Health and the Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Jeannie Annan and Talita Cetinoglu are with International Rescue Committee, New York, NY Debra Kaysen is with Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Katie Robinette is with International Rescue Committee, Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo Karin Wachter is with the School of Social Work, University of Texas, Austin Judith K Bass is with the Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Am J Public Health 104:1680-6. 2014
    ..We evaluated changes in social capital following group-based cognitive processing therapy (CPT) for female survivors of sexual violence...
  12. pmc The Association of Domestic Violence and Social Resources With Functioning in an Adult Trauma-Affected Sample Living in Kurdistan, Northern Iraq
    Jeremy C Kane
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Interpers Violence . 2016
    ..01). Further investigation into these associations is warranted to inform intervention strategies for survivors of DV and other traumas in post-conflict settings...
  13. pmc A randomized controlled trial of mental health interventions for survivors of systematic violence in Kurdistan, Northern Iraq
    Paul Bolton
    Center for Refugee and Disaster Response and Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Room E8646, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:360. 2014
    ..Secondary outcomes included posttraumatic stress, anxiety, and traumatic grief symptoms...
  14. pmc Validation of a substance and alcohol use assessment instrument among orphans and vulnerable children in Zambia using Audio Computer Assisted Self-Interviewing (ACASI)
    Jeremy C Kane
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 166:85-92. 2016
    ..This study examined psychometric properties of the ASSIST among OVC in Zambia using Audio Computer Assisted Self-Interviewing (ACASI)...
  15. doi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of changes to social resources associated with psychological distress among Kurdish torture survivors living in Northern Iraq
    Brian J Hall
    Department of Psychology, University of Macau, Taipa, Macau SAR, People s Republic of China Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma Stress 27:446-53. 2014
    ..06) and PTSD symptoms (ACOR = 1.04) were related to gaining social contact. This study highlights the complex relationship between mental health symptoms and losses and gains in social resources among torture survivors. ..
  16. doi request reprint Labor migration and mental health in Cambodia: a qualitative study
    Sarah R Meyer
    Department of International Health, and Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Transcultural Psychosocial Organization Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia and Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    J Nerv Ment Dis 202:200-8. 2014
    ..Key informants revealed the extent to which psychosocial well-being is associated with conditions of poverty, including debt and lack of access to basic services. ..
  17. pmc An evaluation of trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy for children in Zambia
    Laura K Murray
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Hampton House, 8th Floor, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 37:1175-85. 2013
    ..Results also support the effectiveness of implementation strategies such as task shifting, and the Apprenticeship Model of training and supervision. ..