ERIC Number: EJ594382
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Lessons from Social Psychology on Discrediting Psychiatric Stigma.
Corrigan, Patrick W.; Penn, David L.
American Psychologist, v54 n9 p765-76 Sep 1999
Social psychological research on ethnic-minority and other group stereotypes should be considered when implementing strategies to diminish the impact of stigma on persons with severe mental illness. Research confirms the strength and persistence of stereotypes. Suggests directions for future research. (SLD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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