Social inclusion of people with mental illness [E-Book] / Julian Leff, Richard Warner.
Leff, Julian P., (author)
Warner, Richard, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006
1 online resource (ix, 192 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • The origins of stigma
  • The course of psychoses
  • The nature of stigma
  • Poverty and social disadvantage
  • Ameliorating users' symptoms
  • Dismantling psychiatric institutions
  • Reducing fear and discrimination among the public
  • Tackling self stigmatisation
  • Overcoming obstacles to employment
  • Why work helps
  • Economic obstacles to employment
  • The spectrum of work programmes
  • Social firms
  • Innovative strategies
  • Inclusion and empowerment of consumers.