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Stigma - Bipolar Disorder - About.com
Stigma. An unfortunate reality is that bipolar disorder (manic depression) and other mental illnesses are often stigmatized. Many people fail to seek help ...
Mental Illness Stigma - Bipolar Disorder - About.com
May 15, 2014 ... It's rare to find someone who has a serious mental illness who hasn't come up against mental illness stigma. It may come from ignorance, or it ...
Are You Living in Self-Stigma? Let It Go!
Jun 19, 2014 ... After being diagnosed with manic depression, Andy Behrman had to deal with stigma from friends, parents, neighbors, even his pharmacist ...
The Stigma of Lung Cancer - About.com
The stigma of lung cancer is that unspoken feeling that people with lung cancer have somehow caused themselves to have cancer by smoking. How much of a ...
Stigma Definition Related to BPD and Mental Health
What is stigma? How does stigma impact people with mental health issues? Learn the definition of stigma and how it applies to mental health.
Stigma: Notes on the Management of Spoiled Identity - Sociology
Stigma: Notes on the Management of Spoiled Identity is a book written by Erving Goffman in 1963 about the idea of stigma and what it is like to be a stigmatized ...
stigma - Agnosticism / Atheism - About.com
Glossary of Religion and Philosophy - stigma: nbsp definition alternate spellings exemplary individuals ancient athens moral vision.
The Stigma STDs Have in Society - Sexually Transmitted Diseases
In other words, people are judged or condemned for being infected with them. Although other types of disease may also carry some level of social stigma, it is ...
Stigma and Borderline Personality Disorder - Understanding Stigma ...
Jan 26, 2012 ... Learn more about stigma and borderline personality disorder. Why are people with borderline personality disorder stigmatized? How does ...
Living With the Stigma of Mental Illness - Depression - About.com
The stigma of mental illness - whether we are marked literally with a medic alert bracelet or simply with the scars upon our psyches - can be a heavy burden to ...
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