Author Contributions: Mr Kohrt and Ms Speckman had full access to all of the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.
Study concept and design: Kohrt, Jordans, Tol, Speckman.
Acquisition of data: Kohrt, Maharjan.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Kohrt, Jordans, Tol, Speckman, Worthman, Komproe.
Drafting of the manuscript: Kohrt, Jordans.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Kohrt, Tol, Speckman, Maharjan, Worthman, Komproe.
Statistical analysis: Speckman.
Obtained funding: Kohrt, Jordans.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Kohrt, Jordans.
Study supervision: Kohrt, Worthman, Komproe.
Financial Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was funded by Transcultural Psychosocial Organization (TPO) Nepal. Mr Kohrt was supported by National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) National Research Service Award (NRSA) F31 MH075584.
Role of the Sponsors: TPO Nepal approved the study design, supervised the conduct of the study, and was responsible for the collection and management of the data. TPO Nepal was not responsible for the analysis or interpretation of the data or preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript. NIMH NRSA approved the design of the study. NIMH NRSA was not responsible for the conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, or interpretation of the data; or preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript.
Additional Contributions: We thank Suraj Koirala, Rohit Karki, and the other research staff of TPO Nepal, all of whom were financially compensated, for implementing the study, and Nawaraj Upadhaya and the administrative staff of TPO Nepal for their guidance and support. We thank Ryan Brown, PhD (Northwestern University), Christina Chan, MRP (CARE), Timothy Holtz, MD, MPH (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), and Daniel Hruschka, PhD, MPH (Santa Fe Institute), none of whom received compensation, for their suggestions on the manuscript.