Published on in Vol 9, No 4 (2021): April

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/23280, first published .
Staff Perceptions of Preimplementation Barriers and Facilitators to a Mobile Health Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Counseling Intervention in South Africa: Qualitative Study

Staff Perceptions of Preimplementation Barriers and Facilitators to a Mobile Health Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Counseling Intervention in South Africa: Qualitative Study

Staff Perceptions of Preimplementation Barriers and Facilitators to a Mobile Health Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Counseling Intervention in South Africa: Qualitative Study

Siobhan McCreesh-Toselli 1*, MSc;  John Torline 1, MD;  Hetta Gouse 1*, PhD;  Reuben N Robbins 2*, PhD;  Claude A Mellins 2*, PhD;  Robert H Remien 2*, PhD;  Jessica Rowe 3*, MA;  Neshaan Peton 4*, MPhil;  Stephan Rabie 1*, PhD;  John A Joska 1*, PhD

1 HIV Mental Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Observatory , ZA

2 HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University , New York, NY, US

3 The Columbia Center for New Media Teaching and Learning, Columbia University , New York, NY, US

4 City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality , Cape Town , ZA

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • John A Joska, PhD
  • HIV Mental Health Research Unit
  • Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health
  • University of Cape Town
  • J Block, Groote Schuur Hospital
  • Observatory
  • ZA
  • Phone: 27 21 404 2174
  • Email: john.joska@uct.ac.za