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Publications of Brandon A. Kohrt    :chronological  alphabetical  combined  bibtex listing:

Papers Published

  1. Luitel, NP; Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD. "Improving detection and treatment of mental disorders in community settings: development, validation and evaluation of Community Informant Detection Tool in Nepal." Indian Journal of Psychiatry  vol. 61 no. 9 (January, 2019.): S490-S490.
  2. Worthman, CM; Kohrt, BA; Cole, SW. "Posttraumatic stress and psychological resilience in Nepali child soldiers: an interdisciplinary study in human social genomics." American Journal of Physical Anthropology  vol. 162 (April, 2017.): 415-415.
  3. Worthman, CM; Kohrt, BA; Ressler, KJ; Binder, EB. "Early, maltreatment, adrenal regulation, and adult depression among rural Nepali: gene-environment interactions in life history.." American Journal of Physical Anthropology  (January, 2010.): 247-248.

Published Articles

  1. Hinton, L; Kohrt, BA; Kleinman, A. "Engaging families to advance global mental health intervention research.." Lancet Psychiatry  vol. 6 no. 5 (May, 2019.): 365-367. [doi]
  2. Heim, E; Henderson, C; Kohrt, BA; Koschorke, M; Milenova, M; Thornicroft, G. "Reducing mental health-related stigma among medical and nursing students in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review.." Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences  (April, 2019.): 1-9. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Kieling, C; Adewuya, A; Fisher, HL; Karmacharya, R; Kohrt, BA; Swartz, JR; Mondelli, V. "Identifying depression early in adolescence.." The Lancet. Child & Adolescent Health  vol. 3 no. 4 (April, 2019.): 211-213. [doi]
  4. van Brakel, WH; Cataldo, J; Grover, S; Kohrt, BA; Nyblade, L; Stockton, M; Wouters, E; Yang, LH. "Out of the silos: identifying cross-cutting features of health-related stigma to advance measurement and intervention.." Bmc Medicine  vol. 17 no. 1 (February, 2019.): 13. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Jordans, MJD; Luitel, NP; Kohrt, BA; Rathod, SD; Garman, EC; De Silva, M; Komproe, IH; Patel, V; Lund, C. "Community-, facility-, and individual-level outcomes of a district mental healthcare plan in a low-resource setting in Nepal: A population-based evaluation.." Plos Medicine  vol. 16 no. 2 (February, 2019.): e1002748. [doi]  [abs]
  6. Jordans, MJD; Luitel, NP; Garman, E; Kohrt, BA; Rathod, SD; Shrestha, P; Komproe, IH; Lund, C; Patel, V. "Effectiveness of psychological treatments for depression and alcohol use disorder delivered by community-based counsellors: two pragmatic randomised controlled trials within primary healthcare in Nepal.." The British Journal of Psychiatry : the Journal of Mental Science  (January, 2019.): 1-9. [doi]  [abs]
  7. Kohrt, BA; Rai, S; Vilakazi, K; Thapa, K; Bhardwaj, A; Van Heerden, A. "Procedures to select digital sensing technologies for passive data collection with children and their caregivers: Qualitative cultural assessment in South Africa and Nepal." Journal of Medical Internet Research  vol. 21 no. 1 (January, 2019.). [doi]  [abs]
  8. Kohrt, BA; Mutamba, BB; Luitel, NP; Gwaikolo, W; Onyango Mangen, P; Nakku, J; Rose, K; Cooper, J; Jordans, MJD; Baingana, F. "How competent are non-specialists trained to integrate mental health services in primary care? Global health perspectives from Uganda, Liberia, and Nepal.." Int Rev Psychiatry  vol. 30 no. 6 (December, 2018.): 182-198. [doi]  [abs]
  9. Kohrt, BA; Lu, FG; Wu, EY; Hinton, DE; Aggarwal, NK; Parekh, R; Rousseau, C; Lewis-Fernández, R. "Caring for Families Separated by Changing Immigration Policies and Enforcement: A Cultural Psychiatry Perspective.." Psychiatric Services (Washington, D.C.)  vol. 69 no. 12 (December, 2018.): 1200-1203. [doi]  [abs]
  10. Burkey, MD; Adhikari, RP; Ghimire, L; Kohrt, BA; Wissow, LS; Luitel, NP; Haroz, EE; Jordans, MJD. "Validation of a cross-cultural instrument for child behavior problems: the Disruptive Behavior International Scale - Nepal version.." Bmc Psychology  vol. 6 no. 1 (November, 2018.): 51. [doi]  [abs]
  11. Mutamba, BB; Kane, JC; de Jong, JTVM; Okello, J; Musisi, S; Kohrt, BA. "Psychological treatments delivered by community health workers in low-resource government health systems: effectiveness of group interpersonal psychotherapy for caregivers of children affected by nodding syndrome in Uganda.." Psychol Med  vol. 48 no. 15 (November, 2018.): 2573-2583. [doi]  [abs]
  12. Heim, E; Kohrt, BA; Koschorke, M; Milenova, M; Thronicroft, G. "Reducing mental health-related stigma in primary health care settings in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review.." Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences  (September, 2018.): 1-10. [doi]  [abs]
  13. Kohrt, BA; Griffith, JL; Patel, V. "Chronic pain and mental health: integrated solutions for global problems.." Pain  vol. 159 Suppl 1 (September, 2018.): S85-S90. [doi]
  14. Hagaman, AK; Khadka, S; Wutich, A; Lohani, S; Kohrt, BA. "Suicide in Nepal: Qualitative Findings from a Modified Case-Series Psychological Autopsy Investigation of Suicide Deaths.." Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry  vol. 42 no. 3 (September, 2018.): 704-734. [doi]  [abs]
  15. Burkey, MD; Hosein, M; Morton, I; Purgato, M; Adi, A; Kurzrok, M; Kohrt, BA; Tol, WA. "Psychosocial interventions for disruptive behaviour problems in children in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis.." Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, and Allied Disciplines  vol. 59 no. 9 (September, 2018.): 982-993. [doi]  [abs]
  16. Jordans, M; Rathod, S; Fekadu, A; Medhin, G; Kigozi, F; Kohrt, B; Luitel, N; Petersen, I; Shidhaye, R; Ssebunnya, J; Patel, V; Lund, C. "Suicidal ideation and behaviour among community and health care seeking populations in five low- and middle-income countries: a cross-sectional study.." Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences  vol. 27 no. 4 (August, 2018.): 393-402. [doi]  [abs]
  17. Ramaiya, MK; McLean, C; Regmi, U; Fiorillo, D; Robins, CJ; Kohrt, BA. "A dialectical behavior therapy skills intervention for women with suicidal behaviors in rural Nepal: A single-case experimental design series.." Journal of Clinical Psychology  vol. 74 no. 7 (July, 2018.): 1071-1091. [doi]  [abs]
  18. Mutamba, BB; Kohrt, BA; Okello, J; Nakigudde, J; Opar, B; Musisi, S; Bazeyo, W; de Jong, J. "Contextualization of psychological treatments for government health systems in low-resource settings: group interpersonal psychotherapy for caregivers of children with nodding syndrome in Uganda.." Implementation Science : Is  vol. 13 no. 1 (June, 2018.): 90. [doi]  [abs]
  19. Kohrt, BA; Asher, L; Bhardwaj, A; Fazel, M; Jordans, MJD; Mutamba, BB; Nadkarni, A; Pedersen, GA; Singla, DR; Patel, V. "The Role of Communities in Mental Health Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Meta-Review of Components and Competencies.." International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  vol. 15 no. 6 (June, 2018.). [doi]  [abs]
  20. Rai, S; Gurung, D; Kaiser, BN; Sikkema, KJ; Dhakal, M; Bhardwaj, A; Tergesen, C; Kohrt, BA. "A service user co-facilitated intervention to reduce mental illness stigma among primary healthcare workers: Utilizing perspectives of family members and caregivers.." Families, Systems & Health : the Journal of Collaborative Family Healthcare  vol. 36 no. 2 (June, 2018.): 198-209. [doi]  [abs]
  21. Kane, JC; Luitel, NP; Jordans, MJD; Kohrt, BA; Weissbecker, I; Tol, WA. "Mental health and psychosocial problems in the aftermath of the Nepal earthquakes: findings from a representative cluster sample survey.." Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences  vol. 27 no. 3 (June, 2018.): 301-310. [doi]  [abs]
  22. Kohrt, BA; Song, SJ. "Who benefits from psychosocial support interventions in humanitarian settings?." The Lancet. Global Health  vol. 6 no. 4 (April, 2018.): e354-e356. [doi]
  23. Luitel, NP; Baron, EC; Kohrt, BA; Komproe, IH; Jordans, MJD. "Prevalence and correlates of depression and alcohol use disorder among adults attending primary health care services in Nepal: a cross sectional study.." Bmc Health Services Research  vol. 18 no. 1 (March, 2018.): 215. [doi]  [abs]
  24. Tol, WA; Ebrecht, B; Aiyo, R; Murray, SM; Nguyen, AJ; Kohrt, BA; Ndyanabangi, S; Alderman, S; Musisi, S; Nakku, J. "Maternal mental health priorities, help-seeking behaviors, and resources in post-conflict settings: a qualitative study in eastern Uganda.." Bmc Psychiatry  vol. 18 no. 1 (February, 2018.): 39. [doi]  [abs]
  25. Patel, V; Burns, JK; Dhingra, M; Tarver, L; Kohrt, BA; Lund, C. "Income inequality and depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the association and a scoping review of mechanisms.." World Psychiatry : Official Journal of the World Psychiatric Association (Wpa)  vol. 17 no. 1 (February, 2018.): 76-89. [doi]  [abs]
  26. Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD; Turner, EL; Sikkema, KJ; Luitel, NP; Rai, S; Singla, DR; Lamichhane, J; Lund, C; Patel, V. "Reducing stigma among healthcare providers to improve mental health services (RESHAPE): protocol for a pilot cluster randomized controlled trial of a stigma reduction intervention for training primary healthcare workers in Nepal.." Pilot and Feasibility Studies  vol. 4 (January, 2018.): 36. [doi]  [abs]
  27. Cawthorpe, D; Saunders, NR; Kohrt, B. "Immigrant youth face barriers accessing mental health services in outpatient settings." Psychiatric Annals  vol. 48 no. 11 (January, 2018.): 537-538. [doi]
  28. Bhardwaj, A; Bourey, C; Rai, S; Adhikari, RP; Worthman, CM; Kohrt, BA. "Interpersonal violence and suicidality among former child soldiers and war-exposed civilian children in Nepal.." Global Mental Health (Cambridge, England)  vol. 5 (January, 2018.): e9. [doi]  [abs]
  29. Adhikari, RP; Upadhaya, N; Satinsky, EN; Burkey, MD; Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD. "Feasibility study of a family- and school-based intervention for child behavior problems in Nepal.." Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health  vol. 12 (January, 2018.): 20. [doi]  [abs]
  30. Sangraula, M; Van't Hof, E; Luitel, NP; Turner, EL; Marahatta, K; Nakao, JH; van Ommeren, M; Jordans, MJD; Kohrt, BA. "Protocol for a feasibility study of group-based focused psychosocial support to improve the psychosocial well-being and functioning of adults affected by humanitarian crises in Nepal: Group Problem Management Plus (PM+).." Pilot and Feasibility Studies  vol. 4 (January, 2018.): 126. [doi]  [abs]
  31. Hagaman, AK; Khadka, S; Lohani, S; Kohrt, B. "Suicide in Nepal: a modified psychological autopsy investigation from randomly selected police cases between 2013 and 2015.." Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology  vol. 52 no. 12 (December, 2017.): 1483-1494. [doi]  [abs]
  32. Ramaiya, MK; Fiorillo, D; Regmi, U; Robins, CJ; Kohrt, BA. "A Cultural Adaptation of Dialectical Behavior Therapy in Nepal.." Cognitive and Behavioral Practice  vol. 24 no. 4 (November, 2017.): 428-444. [doi]  [abs]
  33. Keys, HM; Kaiser, BN; Foster, JW; Freeman, MC; Stephenson, R; Lund, AJ; Kohrt, BA. "Cholera control and anti-Haitian stigma in the Dominican Republic: from migration policy to lived experience.." Anthropology & Medicine  (October, 2017.): 1-19. [doi]  [abs]
  34. Acharya, B; Basnet, M; Rimal, P; Citrin, D; Hirachan, S; Swar, S; Thapa, P; Pandit, J; Pokharel, R; Kohrt, B. "Translating mental health diagnostic and symptom terminology to train health workers and engage patients in cross-cultural, non-English speaking populations." International Journal of Mental Health Systems  vol. 11 no. 1 (October, 2017.). [doi]  [abs]
  35. Evans-Lacko, S; Kohrt, B; Henderson, C; Thornicroft, G. "Public anti-stigma programmes might impove help-seeking.." The British Journal of Psychiatry : the Journal of Mental Science. Edited by Xenitidis, K; Campbell, C.  vol. 211 no. 3 (September, 2017.): 182. [doi]
  36. Gwaikolo, WS; Kohrt, BA; Cooper, JL. "Health system preparedness for integration of mental health services in rural Liberia.." Bmc Health Services Research  vol. 17 no. 1 (July, 2017.): 508. [doi]  [abs]
  37. Jordans, MJ; Kohrt, BA; Luitel, NP; Lund, C; Komproe, IH. "Proactive community case-finding to facilitate treatment seeking for mental disorders, Nepal.." Bulletin of the World Health Organization  vol. 95 no. 7 (July, 2017.): 531-536. [doi]  [abs]
  38. Egbe, CO; Dakum, PS; Ekong, E; Kohrt, BA; Minto, JG; Ticao, CJ. "Depression, suicidality, and alcohol use disorder among people living with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria.." Bmc Public Health  vol. 17 no. 1 (June, 2017.): 542. [doi]  [abs]
  39. Haroz, EE; Ritchey, M; Bass, JK; Kohrt, BA; Augustinavicius, J; Michalopoulos, L; Burkey, MD; Bolton, P. "How is depression experienced around the world? A systematic review of qualitative literature.." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 183 (June, 2017.): 151-162. [doi]  [abs]
  40. Singla, DR; Kohrt, BA; Murray, LK; Anand, A; Chorpita, BF; Patel, V. "Psychological Treatments for the World: Lessons from Low- and Middle-Income Countries.." Annual Review of Clinical Psychology  vol. 13 (May, 2017.): 149-181. [doi]  [abs]
  41. Mendenhall, E; Kohrt, BA; Norris, SA; Ndetei, D; Prabhakaran, D. "Non-communicable disease syndemics: poverty, depression, and diabetes among low-income populations.." Lancet (London, England)  vol. 389 no. 10072 (March, 2017.): 951-963. [doi]  [abs]
  42. Acharya, B; Maru, D; Schwarz, R; Citrin, D; Tenpa, J; Hirachan, S; Basnet, M; Thapa, P; Swar, S; Halliday, S; Kohrt, B; Luitel, NP; Hung, E; Gauchan, B; Pokharel, R; Ekstrand, M. "Partnerships in mental healthcare service delivery in low-resource settings: developing an innovative network in rural Nepal.." Globalization and Health  vol. 13 no. 1 (January, 2017.): 2. [doi]  [abs]
  43. Subba, P; Luitel, NP; Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD. "Improving detection of mental health problems in community settings in Nepal: development and pilot testing of the community informant detection tool.." Conflict and Health  vol. 11 (January, 2017.): 28. [doi]  [abs]
  44. Greene, MC; Jordans, MJD; Kohrt, BA; Ventevogel, P; Kirmayer, LJ; Hassan, G; Chiumento, A; van Ommeren, M; Tol, WA. "Addressing culture and context in humanitarian response: preparing desk reviews to inform mental health and psychosocial support.." Conflict and Health  vol. 11 (January, 2017.): 21. [doi]  [abs]
  45. Jordans, MJD; Aldridge, L; Luitel, NP; Baingana, F; Kohrt, BA. "Evaluation of outcomes for psychosis and epilepsy treatment delivered by primary health care workers in Nepal: a cohort study.." International Journal of Mental Health Systems  vol. 11 (January, 2017.): 70. [doi]  [abs]
  46. Luitel, NP; Jordans, MJD; Kohrt, BA; Rathod, SD; Komproe, IH. "Treatment gap and barriers for mental health care: A cross-sectional community survey in Nepal.." Plos One  vol. 12 no. 8 (January, 2017.): e0183223. [doi]  [abs]
  47. Angdembe, M; Kohrt, BA; Jordans, M; Rimal, D; Luitel, NP. "Situational analysis to inform development of primary care and community-based mental health services for severe mental disorders in Nepal.." International Journal of Mental Health Systems  vol. 11 (January, 2017.): 69. [doi]  [abs]
  48. Rai, S; Adhikari, SB; Acharya, NR; Kaiser, BN; Kohrt, BA. "Elucidating adolescent aspirational models for the design of public mental health interventions: a mixed-method study in rural Nepal.." Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health  vol. 11 (January, 2017.): 65. [doi]  [abs]
  49. Mendenhall, E; Yarris, K; Kohrt, BA. "Utilization of Standardized Mental Health Assessments in Anthropological Research: Possibilities and Pitfalls.." Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry  vol. 40 no. 4 (December, 2016.): 726-745. [doi]  [abs]
  50. Kohrt, BA; Bourey, C. "Culture and Comorbidity: Intimate Partner Violence as a Common Risk Factor for Maternal Mental Illness and Reproductive Health Problems among Former Child Soldiers in Nepal.." Medical Anthropology Quarterly  vol. 30 no. 4 (December, 2016.): 515-535. [doi]  [abs]
  51. Tsai, AC; Kohrt, BA; Matthews, LT; Betancourt, TS; Lee, JK; Papachristos, AV; Weiser, SD; Dworkin, SL. "Promises and pitfalls of data sharing in qualitative research.." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 169 (November, 2016.): 191-198. [doi]  [abs]
  52. Kohrt, BA; Marienfeld, CB; Panter-Brick, C; Tsai, AC; Wainberg, ML. "Global Mental Health: Five Areas for Value-Driven Training Innovation.." Academic Psychiatry : the Journal of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training and the Association for Academic Psychiatry  vol. 40 no. 4 (August, 2016.): 650-658. [doi]  [abs]
  53. Griffith, JL; Kohrt, B; Dyer, A; Polatin, P; Morse, M; Jabr, S; Abdeen, S; Gaby, LM; Jindal, A; Khin, EK. "Training Psychiatrists for Global Mental Health: Cultural Psychiatry, Collaborative Inquiry, and Ethics of Alterity.." Academic Psychiatry : the Journal of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training and the Association for Academic Psychiatry  vol. 40 no. 4 (August, 2016.): 701-706. [doi]
  54. Kohrt, BA; Yang, M; Rai, S; Bhardwaj, A; Tol, WA; Jordans, MJD. "Recruitment of child soldiers in Nepal: Mental health status and risk factors for voluntary participation of youth in armed groups.." Peace and Conflict : Journal of Peace Psychology : the Journal of the Division of Peace Psychology of the American Psychological Association  vol. 22 no. 3 (August, 2016.): 208-216. [doi]  [abs]
  55. Kohrt, BA; Worthman, CM; Adhikari, RP; Luitel, NP; Arevalo, JMG; Ma, J; McCreath, H; Seeman, TE; Crimmins, EM; Cole, SW. "Psychological resilience and the gene regulatory impact of posttraumatic stress in Nepali child soldiers.." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America  vol. 113 no. 29 (July, 2016.): 8156-8161. [doi]  [abs]
  56. Wagenaar, BH; Cumbe, V; Raunig-Berhó, M; Rao, D; Kohrt, BA; Stergachis, A; Napúa, M; Sherr, K. "Outpatient Mental Health Services in Mozambique: Use and Treatments.." Psychiatric Services (Washington, D.C.)  vol. 67 no. 6 (June, 2016.): 588-590. [doi]  [abs]
  57. Burkey, MD; Ghimire, L; Adhikari, RP; Wissow, LS; Jordans, MJD; Kohrt, BA. "The ecocultural context and child behavior problems: A qualitative analysis in rural Nepal.." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 159 (June, 2016.): 73-82. [doi]  [abs]
  58. Kohrt, BA; Mendenhall, E; Brown, PJ. "How anthropological theory and methods can advance global mental health.." The Lancet. Psychiatry  vol. 3 no. 5 (May, 2016.): 396-398. [doi]
  59. Griffith, JL; Kohrt, BA. "Managing Stigma Effectively: What Social Psychology and Social Neuroscience Can Teach Us.." Academic Psychiatry : the Journal of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training and the Association for Academic Psychiatry  vol. 40 no. 2 (April, 2016.): 339-347. [doi]  [abs]
  60. Kohrt, BA; Luitel, NP; Acharya, P; Jordans, MJD. "Detection of depression in low resource settings: validation of the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) and cultural concepts of distress in Nepal.." Bmc Psychiatry  vol. 16 (March, 2016.): 58. [doi]  [abs]
  61. Hagaman, AK; Maharjan, U; Kohrt, BA. "Suicide surveillance and health systems in Nepal: a qualitative and social network analysis.." International Journal of Mental Health Systems  vol. 10 (January, 2016.): 46. [doi]  [abs]
  62. Burkey, MD; Ghimire, L; Adhikari, RP; Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD; Haroz, E; Wissow, L. "Development process of an assessment tool for disruptive behavior problems in cross-cultural settings: the Disruptive Behavior International Scale - Nepal version (DBIS-N).." International Journal of Culture and Mental Health  vol. 9 no. 4 (January, 2016.): 387-398. [doi]  [abs]
  63. Jordans, MJD; Kohrt, BA; Luitel, NP; Komproe, IH; Lund, C. "Accuracy of proactive case finding for mental disorders by community informants in Nepal.." The British Journal of Psychiatry : the Journal of Mental Science  vol. 207 no. 6 (December, 2015.): 501-506. [doi]  [abs]
  64. Kaiser, BN; Haroz, EE; Kohrt, BA; Bolton, PA; Bass, JK; Hinton, DE. ""Thinking too much": A systematic review of a common idiom of distress.." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 147 (December, 2015.): 170-183. [doi]  [abs]
  65. Landry, MD; Raman, SR; Kohrt, BA. "Disability as an Emerging Public Health Crisis in Postearthquake Nepal.." American Journal of Public Health  vol. 105 no. 8 (August, 2015.): 1515-1517. [doi]
  66. Kaiser, BN; Keys, HM; Foster, J; Kohrt, BA. "Social stressors, social support, and mental health among Haitian migrants in the Dominican Republic.." Revista Panamericana De Salud Publica = Pan American Journal of Public Health  vol. 38 no. 2 (August, 2015.): 157-162.  [abs]
  67. de Jong, JTVM; Berckmoes, LH; Kohrt, BA; Song, SJ; Tol, WA; Reis, R. "A public health approach to address the mental health burden of youth in situations of political violence and humanitarian emergencies.." Current Psychiatry Reports  vol. 17 no. 7 (July, 2015.): 60. [doi]  [abs]
  68. McLean, KE; Kaiser, BN; Hagaman, AK; Wagenaar, BH; Therosme, TP; Kohrt, BA. "Task sharing in rural Haiti: Qualitative assessment of a brief, structured training with and without apprenticeship supervision for community health workers.." Intervention (Amstelveen, Netherlands)  vol. 13 no. 2 (July, 2015.): 135-155. [doi]  [abs]
  69. Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD; Rai, S; Shrestha, P; Luitel, NP; Ramaiya, MK; Singla, DR; Patel, V. "Therapist competence in global mental health: Development of the ENhancing Assessment of Common Therapeutic factors (ENACT) rating scale.." Behaviour Research and Therapy  vol. 69 (June, 2015.): 11-21. [doi]  [abs]
  70. Burkey, MD; Hosein, M; Purgato, M; Adi, A; Morton, I; Kohrt, BA; Tol, WA. "Psychosocial interventions for disruptive behavioural problems in children living in low- and middle-income countries: study protocol of a systematic review.." Bmj Open  vol. 5 no. 5 (May, 2015.): e007377. [doi]  [abs]
  71. Keys, HM; Kaiser, BN; Foster, JW; Burgos Minaya, RY; Kohrt, BA. "Perceived discrimination, humiliation, and mental health: A mixed-methods study among Haitian migrants in the Dominican Republic." Ethnicity & Health  vol. 20 no. 3 (May, 2015.): 219-240. [doi]  [abs]
  72. "Corrigendum." Ethnicity & Health  vol. 20 no. 3 (May, 2015.): iii-iii. [doi]
  73. MacFarlane, EK; Shakya, R; Berry, HL; Kohrt, BA. "Implications of participatory methods to address mental health needs associated with climate change: 'photovoice' in Nepal.." Bjpsych International  vol. 12 no. 2 (May, 2015.): 33-35.  [abs]
  74. Kohrt, BA; Hruschka, DJ; Kohrt, HE; Carrion, VG; Waldman, ID; Worthman, CM. "Child abuse, disruptive behavior disorders, depression, and salivary cortisol levels among institutionalized and community-residing boys in Mongolia." Asia Pacific Psychiatry  vol. 7 no. 1 (March, 2015.): 7-19. [doi]  [abs]
  75. Kohrt, BA; Hruschka, DJ; Kohrt, HE; Carrion, VG; Waldman, ID; Worthman, CM. "Child abuse, disruptive behavior disorders, depression, and salivary cortisol levels among institutionalized and community-residing boys in Mongolia.." Asia Pacific Psychiatry  vol. 7 no. 1 (March, 2015.): 7-19. [doi]  [abs]
  76. Kohrt, BA; Blasingame, E; Compton, MT; Dakana, SF; Dossen, B; Lang, F; Strode, P; Cooper, J. "Adapting the Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) model of police-mental health collaboration in a low-income, post-conflict country: curriculum development in Liberia, West Africa.." American Journal of Public Health  vol. 105 no. 3 (March, 2015.): e73-e80. [doi]  [abs]
  77. Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD; Koirala, S; Worthman, CM. "Designing mental health interventions informed by child development and human biology theory: a social ecology intervention for child soldiers in Nepal.." American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council  vol. 27 no. 1 (January, 2015.): 27-40. [doi]  [abs]
  78. Neupane, D; Panthi, B; McLachlan, CS; Mishra, SR; Kohrt, BA; Kallestrup, P. "Prevalence of undiagnosed depression among persons with hypertension and associated risk factors: a cross-sectional study in urban Nepal.." Plos One  vol. 10 no. 2 (January, 2015.): e0117329. [doi]  [abs]
  79. Kohrt, BA; Worthman, CM; Ressler, KJ; Mercer, KB; Upadhaya, N; Koirala, S; Nepal, MK; Sharma, VD; Binder, EB. "Cross-cultural gene- environment interactions in depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and the cortisol awakening response: FKBP5 polymorphisms and childhood trauma in South Asia.." International Review of Psychiatry  vol. 27 no. 3 (January, 2015.): 180-196. [doi]  [abs]
  80. Adhikari, RP; Upadhaya, N; Gurung, D; Luitel, NP; Burkey, MD; Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD. "Perceived behavioral problems of school aged children in rural Nepal: a qualitative study.." Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health  vol. 9 (January, 2015.): 25. [doi]  [abs]
  81. Kaiser, BN; Kohrt, BA; Wagenaar, BH; Kramer, MR; McLean, KE; Hagaman, AK; Khoury, NM; Keys, HM. "Scale properties of the Kreyòl Distress Idioms (KDI) screener: association of an ethnographically-developed instrument with depression, anxiety, and sociocultural risk factors in rural Haiti." International Journal of Culture and Mental Health  vol. 8 no. 4 (January, 2015.): 341-358. [doi]  [abs]
  82. Kohrt, BA; Burkey, M; Stuart, EA; Koirala, S. "Alternative approaches for studying humanitarian interventions: propensity score methods to evaluate reintegration packages impact on depression, PTSD, and function impairment among child soldiers in Nepal.." Global Mental Health (Cambridge, England)  vol. 2 (January, 2015.): e16. [doi]  [abs]
  83. Kohrt, BA; Ramaiya, MK; Rai, S; Bhardwaj, A; Jordans, MJD. "Development of a scoring system for non-specialist ratings of clinical competence in global mental health: a qualitative process evaluation of the Enhancing Assessment of Common Therapeutic Factors (ENACT) scale.." Global Mental Health (Cambridge, England)  vol. 2 (January, 2015.). [doi]  [abs]
  84. Keys, HM; Kaiser, BN; Foster, JW; Burgos Minaya, RY; Kohrt, BA. "Perceived discrimination, humiliation, and mental health: a mixed-methods study among Haitian migrants in the Dominican Republic.." Ethnicity & Health  vol. 20 no. 3 (January, 2015.): 219-240. [doi]  [abs]
  85. Adhikari, RP; Upadhaya, N; Gurung, D; Luitel, NP; Burkey, MD; Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD. "Perceived behavioral problems of school aged children in rural Nepal: A qualitative study." Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health  ( 2015.). [doi]  [abs]
  86. Kumar, GS; Varma, S; Saenger, MS; Burleson, M; Kohrt, BA; Cantey, P. "Noninfectious disease among the Bhutanese refugee population at a United States urban clinic.." Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health  vol. 16 no. 5 (October, 2014.): 922-925. [doi]  [abs]
  87. Kaiser, BN; McLean, KE; Kohrt, BA; Hagaman, AK; Wagenaar, BH; Khoury, NM; Keys, HM. "Reflechi twòp--thinking too much: description of a cultural syndrome in Haiti's Central Plateau." Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry  vol. 38 no. 3 (September, 2014.): 448-472. [doi]  [abs]
  88. Kaiser, BN; McLean, KE; Kohrt, BA; Hagaman, AK; Wagenaar, BH; Khoury, NM; Keys, HM. "Reflechi twòp--thinking too much: description of a cultural syndrome in Haiti's Central Plateau.." Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry  vol. 38 no. 3 (September, 2014.): 448-472. [doi]  [abs]
  89. Haviland, MJ; Shrestha, A; Decker, MR; Kohrt, BA; Kafle, HM; Lohani, S; Thapa, L; Surkan, PJ. "Barriers to sexual and reproductive health care among widows in Nepal.." International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics  vol. 125 no. 2 (May, 2014.): 129-133. [doi]  [abs]
  90. Kohrt, BA; Rasmussen, A; Kaiser, BN; Haroz, EE; Maharjan, SM; Mutamba, BB; de Jong, JTVM; Hinton, DE. "Cultural concepts of distress and psychiatric disorders: literature review and research recommendations for global mental health epidemiology.." International Journal of Epidemiology  vol. 43 no. 2 (April, 2014.): 365-406. [doi]  [abs]
  91. Kohrt, BA; Upadhaya, N; Luitel, NP; Maharjan, SM; Kaiser, BN; MacFarlane, EK; Khan, N. "Authorship in global mental health research: recommendations for collaborative approaches to writing and publishing.." Annals of Global Health  vol. 80 no. 2 (March, 2014.): 134-142. [doi]  [abs]
  92. Kohrt, BA; Upadhaya, N; Luitel, NP; Maharjan, SM; Kaiser, BN; Macfarlane, EK; Khan, N. "Erratum: Authorship in global mental health research: Recommendations for collaborative approaches to writing and publishing (Annals of Global Health (2014) 80 (134-142))." Annals of Global Health  vol. 80 no. 5 (January, 2014.): 426. [doi]
  93. Haviland, MJ; Shrestha, A; Decker, MR; Kohrt, BA; Kafle, HM; Lohani, S; Thapa, L; Surkan, PJ. "Barriers to sexual and reproductive health care among widows in Nepal." International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics  vol. 125 no. 2 (January, 2014.): 129-133. [doi]  [abs]
  94. Kumar, GS; Varma, S; Saenger, MS; Burleson, M; Kohrt, BA; Cantey, P. "Noninfectious disease among the Bhutanese refugee population at a United States urban clinic." J Immigr Minor Health  vol. 16 no. 5 ( 2014.): 922-925. [doi]  [abs]
  95. Aggarwal, NK; Kohrt, BA. "Medical diplomacy and global mental health: From community and national institutions to regional centers of excellence." Community Mental Health Journal  vol. 49 no. 6 (December, 2013.): 805-814. [doi]  [abs]
  96. Aggarwal, NK; Kohrt, BA. "Medical diplomacy and global mental health: from community and national institutions to regional centers of excellence.." Community Mental Health Journal  vol. 49 no. 6 (December, 2013.): 805-814. [doi]  [abs]
  97. Niraula, K; Kohrt, BA; Flora, MS; Thapa, N; Mumu, SJ; Pathak, R; Stray-Pedersen, B; Ghimire, P; Regmi, B; Macfarlane, EK; Shrestha, R. "Prevalence of depression and associated risk factors among persons with type-2 diabetes mellitus without a prior psychiatric history: a cross-sectional study in clinical settings in urban Nepal.." Bmc Psychiatry  vol. 13 (November, 2013.): 309. [doi]  [abs]
  98. Kohrt, B. "Social ecology interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder: what can we learn from child soldiers?." The British Journal of Psychiatry : the Journal of Mental Science  vol. 203 no. 3 (September, 2013.): 165-167. [doi]  [abs]
  99. Morley, CA; Kohrt, BA. "Impact of peer support on PTSD, Hope, and functional impairment: A mixed-methods study of child soldiers in Nepal." Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma  vol. 22 no. 7 (August, 2013.): 714-734. [doi]  [abs]
  100. Kaiser, BN; Kohrt, BA; Keys, HM; Khoury, NM; Brewster, A-RT. "Strategies for assessing mental health in Haiti: local instrument development and transcultural translation.." Transcultural Psychiatry  vol. 50 no. 4 (August, 2013.): 532-558. [doi]  [abs]
  101. Hagaman, AK; Wagenaar, BH; McLean, KE; Kaiser, BN; Winskell, K; Kohrt, BA. "Suicide in rural Haiti: clinical and community perceptions of prevalence, etiology, and prevention.." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 83 (April, 2013.): 61-69. [doi]  [abs]
  102. Wagenaar, BH; Kohrt, BA; Hagaman, AK; McLean, KE; Kaiser, BN. "Determinants of care seeking for mental health problems in rural Haiti: culture, cost, or competency.." Psychiatric Services (Washington, D.C.)  vol. 64 no. 4 (April, 2013.): 366-372. [doi]  [abs]
  103. Kohrt, BA. "Broad Street Pumps of the Mind: Human biology in the advancement of global mental health.." American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council  vol. 25 no. 2 (March, 2013.): 263-263.
  104. Luitel, NP; Jordans, MJD; Sapkota, RP; Tol, WA; Kohrt, BA; Thapa, SB; Komproe, IH; Sharma, B. "Conflict and mental health: a cross-sectional epidemiological study in Nepal.." Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology  vol. 48 no. 2 (February, 2013.): 183-193. [doi]  [abs]
  105. Betancourt, TS; Borisova, I; Williams, TP; Meyers-Ohki, SE; Rubin-Smith, JE; Annan, J; Kohrt, BA. "Psychosocial adjustment and mental health in former child soldiers--systematic review of the literature and recommendations for future research.." Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, and Allied Disciplines  vol. 54 no. 1 (January, 2013.): 17-36. [doi]  [abs]
  106. Kohrt, BA; Hruschka, DJ; Worthman, CM; Kunz, RD; Baldwin, JL; Upadhaya, N; Acharya, NR; Koirala, S; Thapa, SB; Tol, WA; Jordans, MJD; Robkin, N; Sharma, VD; Nepal, MK. "Political violence and mental health in Nepal: prospective study.." The British Journal of Psychiatry : the Journal of Mental Science  vol. 201 no. 4 (October, 2012.): 268-275. [doi]  [abs]
  107. Wagenaar, BH; Hagaman, AK; Kaiser, BN; McLean, KE; Kohrt, BA. "Depression, suicidal ideation, and associated factors: a cross-sectional study in rural Haiti.." Bmc Psychiatry  vol. 12 (September, 2012.): 149. [doi]  [abs]
  108. Khoury, NM; Kaiser, BN; Keys, HM; Brewster, A-RT; Kohrt, BA. "Explanatory models and mental health treatment: is vodou an obstacle to psychiatric treatment in rural Haiti?." Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry  vol. 36 no. 3 (September, 2012.): 514-534. [doi]  [abs]
  109. Keys, HM; Kaiser, BN; Kohrt, BA; Khoury, NM; Brewster, A-RT. "Idioms of distress, ethnopsychology, and the clinical encounter in Haiti's Central Plateau.." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 75 no. 3 (August, 2012.): 555-564. [doi]  [abs]
  110. Kohrt, BA; Maharjan, SM; Timsina, D; Griffith, JL. "Applying nepali ethnopsychology to psychotherapy for the treatment of mental illness and prevention of suicide among bhutanese refugees." Annals of Anthropological Practice  vol. 36 no. 1 (May, 2012.): 88-112. [doi]  [abs]
  111. Jordans, MJD; Komproe, IH; Tol, WA; Ndayisaba, A; Nisabwe, T; Kohrt, BA. "Reintegration of child soldiers in Burundi: a tracer study.." Bmc Public Health  vol. 12 (January, 2012.): 905. [doi]  [abs]
  112. Kohrt, BA; Duncan, E. "Hemicrania Continua Headache in a Veteran with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Major Depressive Disorder without Traumatic Brain Injury.." Case Reports in Psychiatry  vol. 2012 (January, 2012.): 937217. [doi]  [abs]
  113. Trinidad, AC; Kohrt, BA; Norris, L. "Cognitive behavioral therapy and cancer." Psychiatric Annals  vol. 41 no. 9 (September, 2011.): 439-442. [doi]
  114. Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD; Tol, WA; Luitel, NP; Maharjan, SM; Upadhaya, N. "Validation of cross-cultural child mental health and psychosocial research instruments: adapting the Depression Self-Rating Scale and Child PTSD Symptom Scale in Nepal.." Bmc Psychiatry  vol. 11 no. 1 (August, 2011.): 127. [doi]  [abs]
  115. Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD; Tol, WA; Perera, E; Karki, R; Koirala, S; Upadhaya, N. "Social ecology of child soldiers: child, family, and community determinants of mental health, psychosocial well-being, and reintegration in Nepal.." Transcultural Psychiatry  vol. 47 no. 5 (November, 2010.): 727-753. [doi]  [abs]
  116. Maes, KC; Kohrt, BA; Closser, S. "Culture, status and context in community health worker pay: pitfalls and opportunities for policy research. A commentary on Glenton et al. (2010).." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 71 no. 8 (October, 2010.): 1375-1378. [doi]
  117. Jordans, MJD; Komproe, IH; Tol, WA; Kohrt, BA; Luitel, NP; Macy, RD; de Jong, JTVM. "Evaluation of a classroom-based psychosocial intervention in conflict-affected Nepal: a cluster randomized controlled trial.." Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, and Allied Disciplines  vol. 51 no. 7 (July, 2010.): 818-826. [doi]  [abs]
  118. Kohrt, BA; Hruschka, DJ. "Nepali concepts of psychological trauma: the role of idioms of distress, ethnopsychology and ethnophysiology in alleviating suffering and preventing stigma.." Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry  vol. 34 no. 2 (June, 2010.): 322-352. [doi]  [abs]
  119. Kohrt, BA. "Incorrect Information in: Comparison of Mental Health Between Former Child Soldiers and Children Never Conscripted by Armed Groups in Nepal." Jama  vol. 303 no. 20 (May, 2010.): 2034-2034. [doi]
  120. Tol, WA; Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD; Thapa, SB; Pettigrew, J; Upadhaya, N; de Jong, JTVM. "Political violence and mental health: a multi-disciplinary review of the literature on Nepal.." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 70 no. 1 (January, 2010.): 35-44. [doi]  [abs]
  121. Kohrt, BA; Speckman, RA; Kunz, RD; Baldwin, JL; Upadhaya, N; Acharya, NR; Sharma, VD; Nepal, MK; Worthman, CM. "Culture in psychiatric epidemiology: using ethnography and multiple mediator models to assess the relationship of caste with depression and anxiety in Nepal.." Annals of Human Biology  vol. 36 no. 3 (May, 2009.): 261-280. [doi]  [abs]
  122. Kohrt, B; Hadley, C; Hruschka, D. "Culture and epidemiology special issue: towards an integrated study of culture and population health.." Annals of Human Biology  vol. 36 no. 3 (May, 2009.): 229-234. [doi]
  123. Kohrt, BA; Worthman, CM. "Gender and anxiety in Nepal: the role of social support, stressful life events, and structural violence.." Cns Neuroscience & Therapeutics  vol. 15 no. 3 (January, 2009.): 237-248. [doi]  [abs]
  124. Tsai, AC. "Measuring mental health in child soldiers.." Jama  vol. 300 no. 23 (December, 2008.): 2729. [doi]
  125. Kohrt, BA; Harper, I. "Navigating diagnoses: understanding mind-body relations, mental health, and stigma in Nepal.." Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry  vol. 32 no. 4 (December, 2008.): 462-491. [doi]  [abs]
  126. Kohrt, BA; Jordans, MJD; Tol, WA; Speckman, RA; Maharjan, SM; Worthman, CM; Komproe, IH. "Comparison of mental health between former child soldiers and children never conscripted by armed groups in Nepal.." Jama  vol. 300 no. 6 (August, 2008.): 691-702. [doi]  [abs]
  127. Kohrt, BA; Tol, WA; Harper, I. "Reconsidering somatic presentation of generalized anxiety disorder in Nepal.." The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease  vol. 195 no. 6 (June, 2007.): 544. [doi]
  128. Worthman, CM; Kohrt, B. "Receding horizons of health: biocultural approaches to public health paradoxes.." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 61 no. 4 (August, 2005.): 861-878. [doi]  [abs]
  129. Hruschka, DJ; Kohrt, BA; Worthman, CM. "Estimating between- and within-individual variation in cortisol levels using multilevel models.." Psychoneuroendocrinology  vol. 30 no. 7 (August, 2005.): 698-714. [doi]  [abs]
  130. Kohrt, BA; Kunz, RD; Baldwin, JL; Koirala, NR; Sharma, VD; Nepal, MK. ""Somatization" and "comorbidity": A study of jhum-jhum and depression in rural Nepal." Ethos  vol. 33 no. 1 (March, 2005.): 125-147. [doi]  [abs]
  131. Kohrt, BA; Hruschka, DJ; Kohrt, HE; Panebianco, NL; Tsagaankhuu, G. "Distribution of distress in post-socialist Mongolia: a cultural epidemiology of yadargaa.." Social Science & Medicine  vol. 58 no. 3 (February, 2004.): 471-485. [doi]  [abs]
  132. Kohrt, HE; Kohrt, BA; Waldman, I; Saltzman, K; Carrion, VG. "An ecological-transactional model of significant risk factors for child psychopathology in outer mongolia.." Child Psychiatry and Human Development  vol. 35 no. 2 (January, 2004.): 163-181. [doi]  [abs]
  133. Hruschka, DJ; Kohrt, BA; Worthman, CM. "Estimating inter-individual variation in human cortisol levels: Mixed models applied to data from Nepal, Mongolia and the US." American Journal of Physical Anthropology  (January, 2004.): 116-116.
  134. Kohrt, BA; Kunz, RD; Koirala, NR; Sharma, VD; Nepal, M. "Jhum-jhum: A study of depression, somatic presentation, and physiological morbidity in rural Nepal.." American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council  vol. 14 no. 1 (January, 2002.): 120-120.
  135. Kohrt, BA; Kunz, RD; Koirala, NR; Sharma, VD; Nepal, MK. "Jhum-jhum: Depression, somatization and comorbidity in Nepal." Psychosomatic Medicine  vol. 64 no. 1 (January, 2002.): 169-169.
  136. Kohrt, BA; Kohrt, HE; Tsagaankhuu, T. "Vulnerability and stress in Mongolia: the adaptive significance of yadargaa.." American Journal of Physical Anthropology  (January, 2001.): 91-92.
  137. Hruschka, DJ; Kohrt, BA; Kohrt, HE; Tsagaankhuu, G. "Yadargaa: a culturally and biologically bound illness in Mongolia.." American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council  vol. 13 no. 1 (January, 2001.): 124-124.
  138. Brekke, JS; Kohrt, B; Green, MF. "Neuropsychological functioning as a moderator of the relationship between psychosocial functioning and the subjective experience of self and life in schizophrenia.." Schizophrenia Bulletin  vol. 27 no. 4 (January, 2001.): 697-708. [doi]  [abs]
  139. Kohrt, BA; Schreiber, SS. "Jhum-jhum: neuropsychiatric symptoms in a Nepali village.." Lancet (London, England)  vol. 353 no. 9158 (March, 1999.): 1070. [doi]

Book Chapters

  1. Kohrt, BA; Rai, S; Maharjan, SM. "Child Soldiers." International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences: Second Edition  (March, 2015.): 430-438. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Kohrt, BA; Worthman, CM; Upadhaya, N. "Karma to chromosomes: Studying the biology of PTSD in a world of culture." Culture and PTSD: Trauma in Global and Historical Perspective  (January, 2015.): 307-333.
  3. Kohrt, BA; Griffith, JL. "Global mental health praxis: Perspectives from cultural psychiatry on research and intervention." Re-Visioning Psychiatry  (January, 2015.): 575-612. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Kohrt, BA. "The Role of traditional rituals for reintegration andpsychosocial well-being of child soldiers in Nepal." Genocide and Mass Violence: Memory, Symptom, and Recovery  (January, 2014.): 369-387. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Tol, WA; Jordans, MJD; Kohrt, BA; Betancourt, TS; Komproe, IH. "Promoting mental health and psychosocial well-being in children affected by political violence: Part II-expanding the evidence base." Handbook of Resilience in Children of War  (January, 2013.): 29-38. [doi]
  6. Tol, WA; Jordans, MJD; Kohrt, BA; Betancourt, TS; Komproe, IH. "Promoting mental health and psychosocial well-being in children affected by political violence: Part I-current evidence for an ecological resilience approach." Handbook of Resilience in Children of War  (January, 2013.): 11-27. [doi]
  7. Panter-Brick, C; Lende, D; Kohrt, BA. "Children in Global Adversity: Physical, Mental, Behavioral, and Symbolic Dimensions of Health." The Oxford Handbook of Poverty and Child Development  (September, 2012.). [doi]  [abs]

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