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Assessing capability for implementing mental health counselling within primary care facilities in a middle-income country: A feasibility study.

J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 2019 Jun 2;26(5-6):163-174. Epub 2019 May 2.

Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpm.12519DOI Listing
June 2019

Using qualitative comparative analysis and theory of change to unravel the effects of a mental health intervention on service utilisation in Nepal.

BMJ Glob Health 2018 30;3(6):e001023. Epub 2018 Dec 30.

Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001023DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6326347PMC
December 2018

Theory of change for complex mental health interventions: 10 lessons from the programme for improving mental healthcare.

Glob Ment Health (Camb) 2018 16;5:e24. Epub 2018 Jul 16.

Alan J. Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/gmh.2018.13DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6094401PMC
July 2018

Using theory of change to design and evaluate public health interventions: a systematic review.

Implement Sci 2016 May 6;11:63. Epub 2016 May 6.

Alan J. Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13012-016-0422-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4859947PMC
May 2016

Using theory of change to design and evaluate public health interventions: a systematic review.

Implement Sci 2016 May 6;11:63. Epub 2016 May 6.

Alan J. Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13012-016-0422-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4859947PMC
May 2016

Maternal mental health in primary care in five low- and middle-income countries: a situational analysis.

BMC Health Serv Res 2016 Feb 16;16:53. Epub 2016 Feb 16.

Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-016-1291-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4754802PMC
February 2016

Development of a scalable mental healthcare plan for a rural district in Ethiopia.

Br J Psychiatry 2016 Jan 7;208 Suppl 56:s4-12. Epub 2015 Oct 7.

Abebaw Fekadu, MD, PhD, MRCPsych, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Department of Psychological Medicine, Centre for Affective Disorders, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, King's College London, London, UK; Charlotte Hanlon, PhD, MRCPsych, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, King's College London, London, UK; Girmay Medhin, PhD, Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Atalay Alem, MD, PhD, Medhin Selamu, MA, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Tedla W. Giorgis, PhD, Federal Ministry of Health of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Teshome Shibre, MD, PhD, Solomon Teferra, MD, PhD, Teketel Tegegn, MD, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Erica Breuer, MPH, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; Vikram Patel, PhD, MRCPsych, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK, Centre for Mental Health, the Public Health Foundation of India and Sangath, Alto-Porvorim, Goa India; Mark Tomlinson, PhD, Stellenbosch University and University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; Graham Thornicroft, PhD, FRCPsych, Martin Prince, MD, FRCPsych, Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, King's College London, London, UK; 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, and Centre for Global Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1192/bjp.bp.114.153676DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4698551PMC
January 2016

Evaluation of district mental healthcare plans: the PRIME consortium methodology.

Br J Psychiatry 2016 Jan 7;208 Suppl 56:s63-70. Epub 2015 Oct 7.

Mary J. De Silva, MSc, PhD, Sujit D. Rathod, MSC, PhD, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK; Charlotte Hanlon, MRCPsych, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, London, UK; Erica Breuer, MPH, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; Dan Chisholm, PhD, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland; Abebaw Fekadu, MD, PhD, MRCPsych, Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Department of Psychological Medicine, Centre for Affective Disorders and the Affective Disorders Research Group, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, London, UK; Mark Jordans, PhD, Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, London, UK and HealthNet TPO, Research and Development Department, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Fred Kigozi, MBChB, MMed, Butabika National Referral and Teaching Hospital/Makerere University, Kampala Uganda; Inge Petersen, PhD, School of Applied Human Sciences, Howard College, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa; Rahul Shidhaye, MD(Psych), MHS, Centre for Mental Health, the Public Health Foundation of India, India and Maastricht University/CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht, The Netherlands; Girmay Medhin, MSc, PhD, Department of Psychological Medicine, Centre for Affective Disorders and the Affective Disorders Research Group, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London,

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4698558PMC
January 2016

Integrating mental health into chronic care in South Africa: the development of a district mental healthcare plan.

Br J Psychiatry 2016 Jan 7;208 Suppl 56:s29-39. Epub 2015 Oct 7.

Inge Petersen, PhD, School of Applied Human Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa; Lara Fairall, PhD, Knowledge Translation Unit, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; Arvin Bhana, PhD, Tasneem Kathree, MSocSci, One Selohilwe, MSocSci, Carrie Brooke-Sumner, MSc, School of Applied Human Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa; Gill Faris, MPhil, Knowledge Translation Unit, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; Erica Breuer, MPH, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; Nomvula Sibanyoni, MSocSci, National Department of Health, Pretoria, South Africa; 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, and Centre for Global Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, UK; Vikram Patel, PhD, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK and Centre for Mental Health, the Public Health Foundation of India, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1192/bjp.bp.114.153726DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4698554PMC
January 2016

Planning and evaluating mental health services in low- and middle-income countries using theory of change.

Br J Psychiatry 2016 Jan 7;208 Suppl 56:s55-62. Epub 2015 Oct 7.

Erica Breuer, MPH, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; Mary J. De Silva, BA, MSc, PhD, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK; Rahul Shidaye, MBBS, MD, Public Health Foundation of India, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India and Maastricht University/CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht, The Netherlands; Inge Petersen, BSc, BSc(Hons), MSc, PhD, School of Applied Human Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Howard College Campus, Durban, South Africa; Juliet Nakku, MBChB, MMed, Butabika National Mental Hospital, Kampala, Uganda; Mark J. D. Jordans, MSc, PhD, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, London, UK; Abebaw Fekadu, MD, PhD, MRCPsych, King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, London, UK and Addis Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Crick Lund, BA, BSocSci, MA, MSocSci, PhD, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, and Centre for Global Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4698557PMC
January 2016

Validity of brief screening questionnaires to detect depression in primary care in Ethiopia.

J Affect Disord 2015 Nov 21;186:32-9. Epub 2015 Jul 21.

Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Ethiopia; King's College London, Centre for Affective Disorders, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, UK.

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November 2015

Developing a mental health care plan in a low resource setting: the theory of change approach.

BMC Health Serv Res 2015 Sep 28;15:429. Epub 2015 Sep 28.

Alan Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-015-1097-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4587839PMC
September 2015

Theory of Change: a theory-driven approach to enhance the Medical Research Council's framework for complex interventions.

Trials 2014 Jul 5;15:267. Epub 2014 Jul 5.

Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-15-267DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4227087PMC
July 2014

Validity of brief screening questionnaires to detect depression in primary care in Ethiopia.

J Affect Disord 2015 Nov 21;186:32-9. Epub 2015 Jul 21.

Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Ethiopia; King's College London, Centre for Affective Disorders, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, UK.

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November 2015

The validity of the Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Symptom Screener (SAMISS) in people living with HIV/AIDS in primary HIV care in Cape Town, South Africa.

AIDS Behav 2014 Jun;18(6):1133-41

Alan J. Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Building B, 46 Sawkins Rd, Rondebosch, Cape Town, 7700, South Africa,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-014-0698-yDOI Listing
June 2014

Using workshops to develop theories of change in five low and middle income countries: lessons from the programme for improving mental health care (PRIME).

Int J Ment Health Syst 2014 30;8:15. Epub 2014 Apr 30.

Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1752-4458-8-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4012094PMC
May 2014

Outcomes of the mental health and development model in rural Kenya: a 2-year prospective cohort intervention study.

Int Health 2013 Mar;5(1):43-50

Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, 7700, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/inthealth/ihs037DOI Listing
March 2013

Reliability of the lay adherence counsellor administered substance abuse and mental illness symptoms screener (SAMISS) and the International HIV Dementia Scale (IHDS) in a primary care HIV clinic in Cape Town, South Africa.

AIDS Behav 2012 Aug;16(6):1464-71

Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-011-0067-zDOI Listing
August 2012

HIV/AIDS and mental health research in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review.

Afr J AIDS Res 2011 Jun;10(2):101-22

a University of Cape Town, School of Public Health and Family Medicine , Falmouth Building , Observatory , 7925 , Cape Town , South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2989/16085906.2011.593373DOI Listing
June 2011