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Table 3 Functioning at baseline and post-test

From: Feasibility and acceptability of brief individual interpersonal psychotherapy among university students with mental distress in Ethiopia

Measure Baseline (n = 24) 8-weeks (n = 24) Effect size Z P
M SD M SD
WHODAS sub-scales
Understanding communicating 5.83 2.04 4.00 2.17 0.32 − 3.28 0.001
Getting around 5.63 2.14 3.88 1.94 0.33 − 3.34 0.001
Self-care 3.92 2.12 2.83 1.24 0.20 − 2.37 0.02
Getting along with people 5.67 2.71 3.96 2.03 0.21 − 2.45 0.01
Life activities 6.42 2.24 3.38 1.35 0.41 − 3.96 0.001
Participation in society 6.88 1.75 4.67 1.93 0.39 − 3.80 0.001
Total WHODAS-2 score 34.33 10.70 22.71 8.34 0.43 − 4.18 0.001
  1. M = Mean; SD = Standard deviation; Z = Z-value; P = P-value