Publications and Presentations

 

1.      Koschorke M, Padmavati R, Kumar S, Cohen A, Weiss HA, Chatterjee S, Pereira J, Naik S, John S, Dabholkar H, Balaji M, Chavan A, Varghese M, Thara R, Patel V, Thornicroft G. Experiences of stigma and discrimination faced by family caregivers of people with schizophrenia in India. Social Science and Medicine 2017; 178: 66-77

2.      Chowdhary N, Anand A, Dimidjian S, Shinde S, Weobong B, Balaji M, Hollon SD, Rahman A, Wilson GT, Verdeli H, Araya R, King M, Jordans MJ, Fairburn C, Kirkwood B, Patel V. The Healthy Activity Program lay counsellor delivered treatment for severe depression in India: systematic development and randomised evaluation. The British Journal of Psychiatry 2015; 1-8, DOI: 10.1192/bjp.bp.114.161075

3.      Chatterjee S, Kieselbach B, Naik S, Kumar S, John S, Balaji M, Koschorke M, Dabholkar H, Varghese M, Patel V, Thornicroft G, Thara R. Customising informed consent procedures for people with schizophrenia in India. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 2015; 50(10):1527-1536

4.      Koschorke M, Padmavati R, Kumar S, Cohen A, Weiss HA, Chatterjee S, Pereira J, Naik S, John S, Dabholkar H, Balaji M, Chavan A, Varghese M, Thara R, Thornicroft G, Patel V. Experiences of stigma and discrimination of people with schizophrenia in India. Social Science and Medicine 2014; 123: 149-159

5.      Aggarwal NK, Balaji M, Kumar S, Mohanraj R, Rahman A, Verdeli H, Araya R, Jordans MJD, Chowdhary N, Patel V. Using consumer perspectives to inform the cultural adaptation of psychological treatments for depression: A mixed methods study from South Asia. Journal of Affective Disorders, 2014; 163: 88–101

6.      Chatterjee S, Naik S, John S, Dabholkar M, Balaji M, Koschorke M, Varghese M, Thara R, Weiss HA, Williams P, Varghese M McCrone P, Patel V, Thornicroft G. Cost-effectiveness of a community for based intervention people with schizophrenia and their caregivers in India: the COPSI randomised controlled trial. The Lancet 2014; 383(9926): 1385-1394

7.      Balaji M, Chatterjee S, Brennan B, Rangaswamy T, Thornicroft G, Patel V. Outcomes that matter: A qualitative study with persons with schizophrenia and their primary caregivers in India. Asian Journal of Psychiatry 2012; 5(3): 258-265.

8.      Balaji M, Chatterjee S, Koschorke M, Rangaswamy T, Chavan A, Dabholkar H, Dakshin L, Kumar P, John S, Thornicroft G, Patel V. The development of a lay health worker delivered collaborative community based intervention for people with schizophrenia in India. BMC Health Services Research 2012; 12: 42

9.      Chatterjee S, Leese M, Koschorke M, McCrone P, Naik S, John S, Dabholkar H, Goldsmith K, Balaji M, Varghese M, Thara R, Patel V, Thornicroft G, The COmmunity care for People with Schizophrenia in India (COPSI) group. Collaborative community based care for people and their families living with schizophrenia in India: protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials 2011; 12, 12

10.  Balaji M, Andrews T, Andrew G, Patel V. The acceptability, feasibility, and effectiveness of a population based intervention to promote youth health: an exploratory study in Goa, India. Journal of Adolescent Health 2011; 48: 453–460