Brandon A. Kohrt
George Washington University
Publications 178
#1Wim van BrakelH-Index: 2
#2Janine K. Cataldo (UCSF: University of California, San Francisco)H-Index: 19
Last.Lawrence H. Yang (NYU: New York University)H-Index: 24
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Many health conditions perceived to be contagious, dangerous or incurable, or resulting in clearly visible signs, share a common attribute – an association with stigma and discrimination. While the etiology of stigma may differ between conditions and, sometimes, cultural settings, the manifestations and psychosocial consequences of stigma and discrimination are remarkably similar. However, the vast majority of studies measuring stigma or addressing stigma through interventions employ a disease-s...
#1Julia A. Langer (Johns Hopkins University)
#2Julia V. Ramos (JHUSOM: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine)
Last.Matthew D. Burkey (UBC: University of British Columbia)H-Index: 8
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Whereas epidemiologic studies consistently identify different rates and types of problematic behavior in boys and girls, there has been little research examining the ecocultural context in which these gender differences in child behavior problems develop, especially in non-Western settings. This qualitative study in rural Nepal explored how behavioral expectations differed based on gender role, gender discrimination, inequity, and treatment of children based on their gender identity. We conducte...
#1Bonnie N. Kaiser (UCSD: University of California, San Diego)H-Index: 2
#2Cynthia J. TicaoH-Index: 1
Last.Brandon A. Kohrt (GW: George Washington University)H-Index: 27
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ABSTRACTSince 2013, the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria has left almost 2 million people displaced and 10 million in need of life-saving services. While the humanitarian response has focused on pr...
#1Elena Nikiphorou (University of Cambridge)H-Index: 11
#2Heidi Lempp ('KCL': King's College London)H-Index: 17
Last.Brandon A. Kohrt (GW: George Washington University)H-Index: 27
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The crisis intervention team (CIT) model was developed in the United States to align law enforcement goals with those of mental health advocates and service users. Liberia is the first low-income c...
Background Evidence shows benefits of psychological treatments in low-resource countries, yet few government health systems include psychological services. Aim Evaluating the clinical value of adding psychological treatments, delivered by community-based counsellors, to primary care-based mental health services for depression and alcohol use disorder (AUD), as recommended by the Mental Health Gap Action Programme (mhGAP). Method Two randomised controlled trials, separately for depression and AUD...
#1Graham Thornicroft ('KCL': King's College London)H-Index: 87
#2Ioannis Bakolis ('KCL': King's College London)H-Index: 10
Last.Nicole Votruba ('KCL': King's College London)H-Index: 3
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