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Table 1 Arms of the Shamiri randomized control trial

From: The Shamiri group intervention for adolescent anxiety and depression: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial of a lay-provider-delivered, school-based intervention in Kenya

Study arm Content Delivery
Shamiri intervention Consists of four sessions made up of three modules: growth-mindset (two sessions), gratitude (one session), and virtues (one session). High school graduates trained as lay-provider (“group leader”). One group leader will be assigned to each group of 10–13 youths.
Study-skills control Consists of four sessions with content that focus on study skills. Specific modules will include note-taking, effective study strategies, tips for time management, and the study cycle.
Equal dose and duration as Shamiri intervention.
High school graduates trained as lay-providers (“group leader”). One group leader will be assigned to each group of 10–13 youths.