Outcomes and moderators of a preventive school-based mental health intervention for children affected by war in Sri Lanka: a cluster randomized trial.

@article{Tol2012OutcomesAM,
  title={Outcomes and moderators of a preventive school-based mental health intervention for children affected by war in Sri Lanka: a cluster randomized trial.},
  author={Wietse A Tol and Ivan H. Komproe and Mark J D Jordans and Anavarathan Vallipuram and Heather L Sipsma and Sambasivamoorthy Sivayokan and Robert D. Macy and Joop Tvm de Jong},
  journal={World psychiatry : official journal of the World Psychiatric Association},
  year={2012},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={
          114-22
        }
}
We aimed to examine outcomes, moderators and mediators of a preventive school-based mental health intervention implemented by paraprofessionals in a war-affected setting in northern Sri Lanka. A cluster randomized trial was employed. Subsequent to screening 1,370 children in randomly selected schools, 399 children were assigned to an intervention (n=199) or waitlist control condition (n=200). The intervention consisted of 15 manualized sessions over 5 weeks of cognitive behavioral techniques… CONTINUE READING
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