Reducing mental health stigma: development of an e-learning program for pharmacists (2009 fip ypg grant winner)
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: O'REILLY, Claire (The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia)
- Co-author(s): Bell, J. Simon (The University of Eastern Finland, KUOPIO, Finland)
Chen, Timothy (The University of Sydney, SYDNEY, Australia)
Background: Mental health stigma, a negative attitude based on prejudice and misinformation, is a global problem and is known to limit help seeking. Sub-optimal attitudes toward people with mental illness are common among pharmacists and pharmacy students. Objectives: To develop an innovative e-learning program to reduce mental health stigma.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.