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Relevance or excellence? Setting research priorities for mental health and psychosocial support in humanitarian settings
(Informa Healthcare, 2012-02)
Background: Humanitarian crises are associated with an increase in mental disorders and psychological distress. Despite the emerging consensus on intervention strategies in humanitarian settings, the field of mental ...
Research priorities for mental health and psychosocial support in humanitarian settings
(Public Library of Science, 2011-09-20)
There has been a great need to develop a research agenda to strengthen mental health and psychosocial support in humanitarian settings; prior research in this area has had limited inputs from practitioners. We developed a ...
PRIME : a programme to reduce the treatment gap for mental disorders in five low- and middle-income countries
(Public Library of Science, 2012-12-27)
The majority of people living with mental disorders in low- and middle-income countries do not receive the treatment that they need. There is an emerging evidence base for cost-effective interventions, but little is known ...
Treatment contact coverage for probable depressive and probable alcohol use disorders in four low- and middle-income country districts : the PRIME cross-sectional community surveys
(Public Library of Science, 2016)
Context: A robust evidence base is now emerging that indicates that treatment for depression and alcohol use disorders (AUD) delivered in low and middle-income countries (LMIC) can be effective. However, the coverage ...
Challenges and opportunities for implementing integrated mental health care : a district level situation analysis from five low- and middle-income countries
Background: Little is known about how to tailor implementation of mental health services in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) to the diverse settings encountered within and between countries. In this paper we compare ...
Maternal mental health in primary care in five low- and middle-income countries : a situational analysis
(BioMed Central, 2016-02-16)
Background: The integration of maternal mental health into primary health care has been advocated to reduce the mental health treatment gap in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). This study reports findings of ...