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Corrigan, Patrick W.

Challenging the Stigma of Mental Illness: Lessons for Therapists and Advocates

Corrigan, Patrick W. - Challenging the Stigma of Mental Illness: Lessons for Therapists and Advocates, ebook

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Challenging the Stigma of Mental Illness offers practical strategies for addressing the harmful effects of stigma attached to mental illness. It considers both major forms of stigma: public stigma, which is prejudice and discrimination endorsed by the general population; and self-stigma, the loss of self-esteem and efficacy that occurs when an individual internalizes prejudice and discrimination.  
  • Invaluable guide for professionals and volunteers working in any capacity to challenge discrimination against mental illness
  • Contains practical worksheets and intervention guidelines to facilitate the implementation of specific anti-stigma approaches
  • Authors are highly experienced and respected experts in the field of mental illness stigma research

Keywords: Clinical Psychology

Author(s)
 
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2010
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
254 pages
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781119996125
Printed ISBN
9780470683606

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