Published on in Vol 8, No 1 (2019): January

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/11560, first published .
Recruitment and Baseline Characteristics of Participants in the Social, Emotional, and Economic Empowerment Through Knowledge of Group Support Psychotherapy Study (SEEK-GSP): Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

Recruitment and Baseline Characteristics of Participants in the Social, Emotional, and Economic Empowerment Through Knowledge of Group Support Psychotherapy Study (SEEK-GSP): Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

Recruitment and Baseline Characteristics of Participants in the Social, Emotional, and Economic Empowerment Through Knowledge of Group Support Psychotherapy Study (SEEK-GSP): Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

Etheldreda Nakimuli-Mpungu 1, MMED(Psych), PhD;  Seggane Musisi 1, FRCPC;  Kizito Wamala 2, MSc;  James Okello 3, MMED(Psych), PhD;  Sheila Ndyanabangi 4, MBChB, MPH;  Josephine Birungi 5, MBChB;  Mastula Nanfuka 5, MBChB;  Michael Etukoit 5, MBChB;  Ramin Mojtabai 6, MD, PhD;  Jean Nachega 7, 8, 9, 10, MD, PhD;  Ofir Harari 11, PhD;  Edward Mills 12, PhD

1 Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala , UG

2 Center for Victims of Torture, Department of Psychology , Gulu , UG

3 Department of Mental Health, Faculty of Medicine, Gulu University, Gulu , UG

4 Mental Health Program, Ministry of Health of Uganda , Kampala , UG

5 The AIDS Support Organization (TASO) , Kampala , UG

6 Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg's School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, US

7 Stellenbosch Center for Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town , ZA

8 Department of Epidemiology, Pittsburg Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburg, Pittsburgh, PA, US

9 Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg's School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, US

10 Department of International Health, Bloomberg's School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, US

11 MTEK Sciences Inc , Vancouver, BC, CA

12 Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, McMaster University , Hamilton, ON, CA

Corresponding Author:

  • Etheldreda Nakimuli-Mpungu, MMED(Psych), PhD
  • Department of Psychiatry
  • College of Health Sciences
  • Makerere University
  • Old Mulago Hospital Complex
  • Mulago Hill Road
  • Kampala
  • UG
  • Phone: 256 788994050
  • Email: ethelmpungu@yahoo.com