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Self-Stigma & Identity in Severe Mental Illness (Infographic)
April 6, 2023

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Public mental health stigma is pervasive and has many negative impacts. One consequence is that it can lead to self-stigma among mental health service users, including people with severe mental illness. This infographic discusses how self-stigma can impact identity development of service users and shares ways that mental health staff can help combat mental health stigma.