Implications of disease stigma on the delivery of effective care by pharmacists
- In: C5 - Managing mentally ill patients: The role of the pharmacist on Thursday, 5 September 2013, 14:00-17:00
- At: Dublin (Ireland) (2013)
- Type: Presentation
- By: O'REILLY, Claire (The University of Sydney, Faculty of Pharmacy, New South Wales, Australia)
Primary health care providers such as pharmacists are often a primary point of contact for consumers with mental illness, and although highly skilled, may often feel uncomfortable in providing care in mental illness. Like the general public, health professionals often hold stereotypical views of people with mental illness. Yet mental health stigma.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.