Change in internalized stigma and social functioning among persons diagnosed with severe mental illness.

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This study examined the relationship between change in internalized stigma and social functioning over time. Thirty-five individuals with severe mental illness completed measures of self-stigma, social functioning and symptoms at baseline, 4 months, and 7 months. Change in self-stigma was significantly negatively related to change in social functioning… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.psychres.2012.06.017

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@article{Yanos2012ChangeII, title={Change in internalized stigma and social functioning among persons diagnosed with severe mental illness.}, author={Philip Theodore Yanos and Michelle Leigh West and Lauren A. Gonzales and Stephen M Smith and David Roe and Paul Henry Lysaker}, journal={Psychiatry research}, year={2012}, volume={200 2-3}, pages={1032-4} }