Changing middle schoolers' attitudes about mental illness through education.

@article{Watson2004ChangingMS,
  title={Changing middle schoolers' attitudes about mental illness through education.},
  author={Alexander Watson and Emeline McConnell Otey and Anne L Westbrook and April L. Gardner and Theodore A. Lamb and Patrick W Corrigan and Wayne S. Fenton},
  journal={Schizophrenia bulletin},
  year={2004},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={
          563-72
        }
}
The field test of The Science of Mental Illness curriculum supplement for middle school (grades 6-8) children provided an opportunity to assess knowledge and attitudes about mental illness in more than 1,500 middle school students throughout the United States and to evaluate the impact of an educational intervention on stigma-related attitudes. Two primary questions were examined: (1) what are the baseline knowledge and attitudes about mental illness in this sample of middle school students… CONTINUE READING

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