The Resource Challenging the stigma of mental illness : lessons for therapists and advocates, Patrick W. Corrigan, David Roe, Hector W.H. Tsang

Challenging the stigma of mental illness : lessons for therapists and advocates, Patrick W. Corrigan, David Roe, Hector W.H. Tsang

Label
Challenging the stigma of mental illness : lessons for therapists and advocates
Title
Challenging the stigma of mental illness
Title remainder
lessons for therapists and advocates
Statement of responsibility
Patrick W. Corrigan, David Roe, Hector W.H. Tsang
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DG1
Dewey number
362.196/89
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC455
LC item number
.C66 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Challenging the stigma of mental illness : lessons for therapists and advocates, Patrick W. Corrigan, David Roe, Hector W.H. Tsang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Matter -- Stigma is Personal -- Understanding and Measuring Stigma -- Challenging the Public Stigma of Mental Illness -- Addressing Self-Stigma and Fostering Empowerment -- Addressing Structural Stigma -- Stigma as Social Injustice -- References -- Learn More about It -- Index
  • Stigma is personal -- Understanding and measuring stigma -- Challenging the public stigma of mental illness -- Addressing self-stigma and fostering empowerment -- Addressing structural stigma -- Stigma as social injustice -- Learn more about it : resources and chapter references / by Jennifer Rafacz
Control code
ocn714798768
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470977507
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1002/9780470977507
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27165358
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)714798768
  • pebco0470977507

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
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