- How psychiatric patients perceive the public's stereotype of mental illnessM Freidl
Division of Social Psychiatry and Evaluation Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Währingergürtel 18 20, 1090 Wien, Austria
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:269-75. 2003..It is not clear, however, how many and which patients do actually perceive the public's stereotype as threatening and, therefore, expect rejection...
- The stigma of mental illness: anticipation and attitudes among patients with epileptic, dissociative or somatoform pain disorderM Freidl
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Clinical Division of Social Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Int Rev Psychiatry 19:123-9. 2007..Fear of being stigmatized is more pronounced among somatoform pain patients as compared to patients suffering from epileptic or dissocative disorders, with particular reference to close personal relationships...