Challenging stereotyping and bias: a voice simulation study.

@article{Dearing2008ChallengingSA,
  title={Challenging stereotyping and bias: a voice simulation study.},
  author={Karen S Dearing and Sheryl Steadman},
  journal={The Journal of nursing education},
  year={2008},
  volume={47 2},
  pages={59-65}
}
Stigma is a barrier to mental health care access for patients with schizophrenia and can interfere with developing therapeutic relationships. This study demonstrates success of a voice simulation experience during orientation in changing the biases of nursing students and the effect on the development of the nurse-patient relationship. Ninety-four individuals participated; 52 received a voice simulation experience during orientation, and 42 received orientation with no voice simulation… CONTINUE READING