Vol. 28 (Suppl 1) 2007 Neuro endocrinology letters

Stigmatization in the long-term treatment of psychotic disorders.

: Stigma is linked to negative prejudices without examining whether there is any justification for such behaviour. Over time, various efforts have been made to reduce prejudice toward people with mental illness. Yet, the World Health Organization (WHO) World Health Report still describes stigma as one of the greatest obstacles to the tr.....