Development and pilot testing of a mental healthcare plan in Nepal

  title={Development and pilot testing of a mental healthcare plan in Nepal},
  author={Mark J. D. Jordans and Nagendra P Luitel and Prabhakar Pokhrel and Vikram Patel},
  booktitle={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
BACKGROUND Mental health service delivery models that are grounded in the local context are needed to address the substantial treatment gap in low- and middle-income countries. AIMS To present the development, and content, of a mental healthcare plan (MHCP) in Nepal and assess initial feasibility. METHOD A mixed methods formative study was conducted. Routine monitoring and evaluation data, including client flow and reports of satisfaction, were obtained from patients (n = 135) during the… CONTINUE READING
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