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Stigma of mental illness

29 May 2014
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About one in five Australians is grappling with a mental illness at some point in his life and the number is growing. Stigma is - still today - the main obstacle to progress in the field of mental health. Why is this stigma so difficult to overcome and how can we develop effective intervention against it?

Guests
Professor Norman Sartorius, President of the Association for the Improvement of Mental Health Programmes and former director of the World Health Organisation’s Division of Mental Health

Presenter
Paul Barclay

Producer
Karin Zsivanovits

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2014
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