- 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
About the Authors ix
Foreword: Robert Lundin xi
1 Stigma is Personal 1
2 Understanding and Measuring Stigma 23
3 Challenging the Public Stigma of Mental Illness 55
4 Addressing Self-Stigma and Fostering Empowerment 115
5 Addressing Structural Stigma 169
6 Stigma as Social Injustice 189
Learn More About It: Resources and Chapter References by Jennifer D. Rafacz 207
David Roe University of Haifa, Israel.
Hector W. H. Tsang The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong.