Stand Up for Mental Health References

What Is Stigma?

  • Agnes, M. (2003). Webster's New World dictionary (4th ed., Pocket Books paperback ed.). New York, NY: Pocket Books.
  • PhD, K. S. (n.d.). Stigma - What Is Stigma. borderline personality disorder. Retrieved August 15, 2012, from http://bpd.about.com/od/glossary/g/stigma.htm

Stigma and Discrimination: The Effect of Stigma

  • Campaign for Social Inclusion. (n.d.). SAMHSA's ADS Center. Retrieved August 15, 2012, from http://promoteacceptance.samhsa.gov/CSI/default.aspx
  • Corrigan, P. (n.d.). How Stigma Interferes with Mental Health Care . Do You Get It?. Retrieved August 15, 2012, from doyougetit.und.edu/health-wellness/healthy-und/how-stigma-interferes-with-mental-health-care-kay.pdf
  • Mental Health Association in Pennsylvania - Stigma & Discrimination. (n.d.). Mental Health Association in Pennsylvania. Retrieved August 15, 2012, from http://www.mhapa.org/mental-illness/stigma-discrimination/
  • Mental Illness: What A Difference A Friend Makes. (n.d.). Mental Illness: What A Difference A Friend Makes. Retrieved August 15, 2012, from http://whatadifference.samhsa.gov/Wisconsin United for Mental Health
  • Combating Stigma & Discrimination. (n.d.). Wisconsin United for Mental Health - Home. Retrieved August 15, 2012, from http://www.wimentalhealth.org/combatingstigma/

Facts About Mental Health

  • 10 Most Diagnosed Mental Disorders: Discovery Channel. (n.d.). Discovery Channel : Science, History, Space, Tech, Sharks, News!. Retrieved August 16, 2012, from http://dsc.discovery.com/tv-shows/curiosity/topics/10-most-diagnosed-mental-disorders.htm
  • 12-month prevalence of DSM-IV/WMH-CIDI disorders by sex and cohort. (n.d.). Harvard Medical School. Retrieved August 16, 2012, from www.hcp.med.harvard.edu/ncs/ftpdir/table_ncsr_12monthprevgenderxage.pdf
  • NIMH • Statistics • Any Disorder in Adults Among Adults. (n.d.). NIMH • Home. Retrieved August 16, 2012, from http://www.nimh.nih.gov/statistics/1ANYDIS_ADULT.shtml
  • NIMH • Statistics • Prevalence of Serious Mental Illness Among U.S. Adults by Age, Sex, and Race. (n.d.). NIMH • Home. Retrieved August 16, 2012, from http://www.nimh.nih.gov/statistics/SMI_AASR.shtml
  • NIMH • The Numbers Count: Mental Disorders in America. (n.d.). NIMH • Home. Retrieved August 16, 2012, from http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/the-numbers-count-mental-disorders-in-america/index.shtml
  • Simmons, L. (n.d.). Stigma. Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Retrieved August 16, 2012, from http://www.med.upenn.edu/psychotherapy/Stigma.html

Where to Get Mental Health Help

  • HRSA - Find a Health Center - Search Page. (n.d.). HRSA - Find a Health Center - Search Page. Retrieved December 1, 2012, from http://findahealthcenter.hrsa.gov/Search_HCC.aspx
  • Mental Health: MedlinePlus. (n.d.). National Library of Medicine - National Institutes of Health. Retrieved December 1, 2012, from http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/mentalhealth.html
  • Mental Illness: What A Difference A Friend Makes. (n.d.). Mental Illness: What A Difference A Friend Makes. Retrieved December 1, 2012, from http://www.whatadifference.samhsa.gov/
  • NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness - Mental Health Support, Education and Advocacy. (n.d.). NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness - Mental Health Support, Education and Advocacy. Retrieved December 1, 2012, from http://www.nami.org/
  • NIMH • Clinical Trials. (n.d.). NIMH • Home. Retrieved December 1, 2012, from http://www.nimh.nih.gov/trials/index.shtml
  • NIMH • IF YOU ARE IN CRISIS AND NEED IMMEDIATE HELP. (n.d.). NIMH • Home. Retrieved December 1, 2012, from http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/suicide-prevention/if-you-are-in-crisis-and-need-immediate-help.shtml

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Last Updated: 01 June 2015
Reviewed by Harry Croft, MD

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