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Mental Health Stigma

In this day and age, does having a mental illness still carry a stigma? ¬†According to research by¬†Prashant Bharadwaj, Mallesh M. Pai, Agne Suziedelyte, the answer is yes. Comparing self-reports to administrative data records on diagnosis and prescription drug use, we find that survey respondents under-report mental health conditions 36% of the time when asked […]

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