Perception of stigma among family members of individuals with schizophrenia and major affective disorders in rural Ethiopia.
2001 (English)In: Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, ISSN 0933-7954, E-ISSN 1433-9285, Vol. 36, no 6, 299-303 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Stigma was found to be a common problem, with few differences between socio-demographic groups or between types of mental disorder. Beliefs about causes differ from those held by professionals. Popular beliefs and attitudes must be taken into account when planning for intervention.
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2001. Vol. 36, no 6, 299-303 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-43939DOI: 10.1007/s001270170048PubMedID: 11583460OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-43939DiVA: diva2:417313