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Title Stigma and mental illness / edited by Paul Jay Fink, Allan Tasman.

Publication Info. Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Press, [1992]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  306.461 S855S    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xiii, 236 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Effects of stigma on psychiatric treatment / William R. Dubin, Paul Jay Fink -- Stigma : families suffer too / Mary Gullekson -- A letter from a resident -- The stigmatized patient / Esso Leete -- Shame, stigma, and mental illness in ancient Greece / Bennett Simon -- Stigma during the medieval and Renaissance periods / George Mora -- The Devon Asylum : a brief history of the changing
concept of mental illness and asylum treatment / Louann Brizendine -- Madness and the stigma of sin in American Christianity / Norman Dain -- The consequences of stigma for persons with mental illness : evidence from the social sciences / Bruce G. Link ... [et al.] -- Stigma and stereotype : homeless mentally ill persons / William R. Breakey ... [et al.] -- Cinematic stereotypes
contributing to the stigmatization of psychiatrists / Glen O. Gabbard, Krin Gabbard.
The stigmatized family / Harriet P. Lefley -- Fighting stigma : how to help the doctor's family / Michael F. Myers -- The stigma of mental illness for medical students and residents / Leah J. Dickstein, Lisa D. Hinz -- Societal factors in the problems faced by deinstitutionalized psychiatric patients / Amerigo Farina, Jeffrey D. Fisher, Edward H. Fischer -- The psychiatric hospital
and reduction of stigma / Robert Gibson -- The stigma of electroconvulsive therapy : a workshop / Donald P. Hay ... [et al.] -- The stigmatization of psychiatrists who work with chronically mentally ill persons / Howard Dichter -- Overcoming stigma : the mad hatters.
Subject Mental illness -- Public opinion -- Congresses.
Psychiatry -- Public opinion -- Congresses.
Mental illness -- United States -- Public opinion -- Congresses.
Psychiatry -- United States -- Public opinion -- Congresses.
Stigma (Social psychology) -- Congresses.
Attitude to Health.
Psychology, Pathological.
Patient Advocacy.
Psychology, Social.
Indexed Term Mental disorders Attitudes
Added Author Fink, Paul Jay.
Tasman, Allan, 1947-
ISBN 0880484055
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