About the Authors
- M. Taghi Yasamy, Mark Van Ommeren, Shekhar Saxena
- Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
- Pallab K. Maulik
- Research and Development, The George Institute for Global Health, Hyderabad, India
- Mark Tomlinson
- Department of Psychology, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
- Crick Lund
- Department of Psychology and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist. MTY, MVO, and SS are WHO employees, they are responsible for the views expressed in this publication, and they do not necessarily represent the decisions, policy, or views of the World Health Organization.
Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: MTY, PKM. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: MTY PKM MT CL MVO SS. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: MTY PKM MT CL MVO SS. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: MTY PKM MT CL MVO SS.