The more information, the more negative stigma towards schizophrenia: Brazilian general population and psychiatrists compared.


Findings on stigmatizing attitudes toward individuals with schizophrenia have been inconsistent in comparisons between mental health professionals and members of the general public. In this regard, it is important to obtain data from understudied sociocultural settings, and to examine how attitudes toward mental illness vary in such settings. Nationwide… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.psychres.2012.11.023