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Prof. M.J.D. (Mark) Jordans

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Photographer: Mark Jordans

Visiting address
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
Postal address
Contact details
  • Publications

    2021

    • Miller, K. E., Jordans, M. J. D., Tol, W. A., & Galappatti, A. (2021). A call for greater conceptual clarity in the field of mental health and psychosocial support in humanitarian settings. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 30, [e5]. https://doi.org/10.1017/S2045796020001110 [details]

    2020

    • Barbui, C., Purgato, M., Abdulmalik, J., Acarturk, C., Eaton, J., Gastaldon, C., Gureje, O., Hanlon, C., Jordans, M., Lund, C., Nosè, M., Ostuzzi, G., Papola, D., Tedeschi, F., Tol, W., Turrini, G., Patel, V., & Thornicroft, G. (2020). Efficacy of psychosocial interventions for mental health outcomes in low-income and middle-income countries: an umbrella review. The Lancet. Psychiatry, 7(2), 162-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(19)30511-5 [details]
    • Brown, F. L., Aoun, M., Taha, K., Steen, F., Hansen, P., Bird, M., Dawson, K. S., Watts, S., el Chammay, R., Sijbrandij, M., Malik, A., Jordans, M. J. D., & STRENGTHS Consortium (2020). The Cultural and Contextual Adaptation Process of an Intervention to Reduce Psychological Distress in Young Adolescents Living in Lebanon. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 11, [212]. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2020.00212 [details]
    • Brown, F. L., Farag, A., Hussein Abd Alla, F., Radford, K., Miller, L., Neijenhuijs, K., Stubbé, H., de Hoop, T., Abdullatif Abbadi, A., Turner, J., Jetten, A., & Jordans, M. J. D. (2020). Can’t Wait to Learn: A quasi-experimental mixed-methods evaluation of a digital game-based learning programme for out-of-school children in Sudan. Journal of Development Effectiveness, 1-22. https://doi.org/10.1080/19439342.2020.1829000
    • Fuhr, D. C., Acarturk, C., Sijbrandij, M., Brown, F. L., Jordans, M. J. D., Woodward, A., McGrath, M., Sondorp, E., Ventevogel, P., Ikkursun, Z., El Chammay, R., Cuijpers, P., & Roberts, B. (2020). Planning the scale up of brief psychological interventions using theory of change. BMC Health Services Research, 20, [801]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-020-05677-6 [details]
    • Hartog, K., Hubbard, C. D., Krouwer, A. F., Thornicroft, G., Kohrt, B. A., & Jordans, M. J. D. (2020). Stigma reduction interventions for children and adolescents in low- and middle-income countries: Systematic review of intervention strategies. Social Science & Medicine, 246, [112749]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.112749 [details]
    • Hartog, K., Peters, R. M. H., & Jordans, M. J. D. (2020). Understanding Stigmatisation: Results of a Qualitative Formative Study with Adolescents and Adults in DR Congo. Foundations of Science. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10699-020-09706-9
    • Jordans, M. J. D., & Kohrt, B. A. (2020). Scaling up mental health care and psychosocial support in low-resource settings: a roadmap to impact. EPIDEMIOL PSYCH SCI, 29, [e189]. https://doi.org/10.1017/S2045796020001018 [details]
    • Jordans, M. J. D., Luitel, N. P., Lund, C., & Kohrt, B. A. (2020). Evaluation of Proactive Community Case Detection to Increase Help Seeking for Mental Health Care: A Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial. Psychiatric Services, 71(8), 810-815. https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.201900377 [details]
    • Miller, K. E., Arnous, M., Tossyeh, F., Chen, A., Bakolis, I., Koppenol-Gonzalez, G. V., Nahas, N., & Jordans, M. J. D. (2020). Protocol for a randomized control trial of the caregiver support intervention with Syrian refugees in Lebanon. Trials, 21, [277]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-020-4175-9 [details]
    • Miller, K. E., Ghalayini, H., Arnous, M., Tossyeh, F., Chen, A., van den Broek, M., Koppenol-Gonzalez, G. V., Saade, J., & Jordans, M. J. D. (2020). Strengthening parenting in conflict-affected communities: development of the Caregiver Support Intervention. Global Mental Health, 7, [e14]. https://doi.org/10.1017/gmh.2020.8 [details]
    • Miller, K. E., Koppenol-Gonzalez, G. V., Arnous, M., Tossyeh, F., Chen, A., Nahas, N., & Jordans, M. J. D. (2020). Supporting Syrian families displaced by armed conflict: A pilot randomized controlled trial of the Caregiver Support Intervention. Child Abuse & Neglect, 106, [104512]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104512 [details]
    • Miller, K. E., Koppenol-Gonzalez, G. V., Jawad, A., Steen, F., Sassine, M., & Jordans, M. J. D. (2020). A Randomised Controlled Trial of the I-Deal Life Skills Intervention with Syrian Refugee Adolescents in Northern Lebanon. Intervention : the international journal of mental health, psychosocial work and counselling in areas of armed conflict, 18(2), 119-128. https://doi.org/10.4103/INTV.INTV_4_20 [details]
    • Purgato, M., Tedeschi, F., Betancourt, T. S., Bolton, P., Bonetto, C., Gastaldon, C., Gordon, J., O'Callaghan, P., Papola, D., Peltonen, K., Punamaki, R-L., Richards, J., Staples, J. K., Unterhitzenberger, J., de Jong, J., Jordans, M. J. D., Gross, A. L., Tol, W. A., & Barbui, C. (2020). Mediators of focused psychosocial support interventions for children in low‐resource humanitarian settings: analysis from an Individual Participant Dataset with 3,143 participants. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 61(5), 584-593. https://doi.org/10.1111/jcpp.13151 [details]
    • Purgato, M., Tedeschi, F., Bonetto, C., de Jong, J., Jordans, M. J. D., Tol, W. A., & Barbui, C. (2020). Trajectories of psychological symptoms and resilience in conflict-affected children in low- and middle-income countries. Clinical Psychology Review, 82, [101935]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpr.2020.101935 [details]
    • Sangraula, M., Turner, E. L., Luitel, N. P., van 't Hof, E., Shrestha, P., Ghimire, R., Bryant, R., Marahatta, K., van Ommeren, M., Kohrt, B. A., & Jordans, M. J. D. (2020). Feasibility of Group Problem Management Plus (PM+) to improve mental health and functioning of adults in earthquake-affected communities in Nepal. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 29, [e130]. https://doi.org/10.1017/S2045796020000414 [details]

    2019

    • Brown, F. L., Steen, F., Taha, K., Aoun, M., Bryant, R. A., Jordans, M. J. D., Malik, A., van Ommeren, M., Abualhaija, A., Aqel, I. S., Ghatasheh, M., Habashneh, R., Sijbrandij, M., El Chammay, R., Watts, S., & Akhtar, A. (2019). Correction to: Early Adolescent Skills for Emotions (EASE) intervention for the treatment of psychological distress in adolescents: study protocol for randomised controlled trials in Lebanon and Jordan. Trials, 20, [617]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-019-3717-5
    • Brown, F. L., Steen, F., Taha, K., Aoun, M., Bryant, R. A., Jordans, M. J. D., Malik, A., van Ommeren, M., Abualhaija, A., Aqel, I. S., Ghatasheh, M., Habashneh, R., Sijbrandij, M., El Chammay, R., Watts, S., & Akhtar, A. (2019). Early Adolescent Skills for Emotions (EASE) intervention for the treatment of psychological distress in adolescents: study protocol for randomised controlled trials in Lebanon and Jordan. Trials, 20, [545]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-019-3654-3 [details]

    2018

    Media appearance

    2021

    • Luitel, N. P. (2021). Evaluation of the integration of mental health services into the primary and community healthcare system in Nepal. [details]
    • Sangraula, M. (2021). Cultural adaptation, implementation, and analysis of a task-sharing group-based psychological intervention in Nepal. [details]
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  • Ancillary activities
    • London School of Hygiene and Tropic Medi
      Honorary Associate Professor
    • Transcultural Psychosocial Organization
      Senior Technical Advisor
    • Stichting War Child Holland
      Hoofd afdeling Research and Development
    • War Child
      Trainer
    • King's Colelge London
      Reader, Child and Adolescent Mental Health in Emergencies