Prejudice and schizophrenia: a review of the ‘mental illness is an illness like any other’ approach

@article{Read2006PrejudiceAS,
  title={Prejudice and schizophrenia: a review of the ‘mental illness is an illness like any other’ approach},
  author={J. Read and N. Haslam and L. Sayce and E. Davies},
  journal={Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  year={2006},
  volume={114}
}
  • J. Read, N. Haslam, +1 author E. Davies
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica
  • Objective:  Many anti‐stigma programmes use the ‘mental illness is an illness like any other’ approach. This review evaluates the effectiveness of this approach in relation to schizophrenia. 

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