Goldberg Table of Contents Chapter 5. Discrimination, Racism, and Poverty The United States is a country where concerns about discrimination, racism, and poverty are pervasive. For Papert, the driving force in all his work was including minorities in every possible educational opportunity, and his belief that computers may help level the playing field. In another interview, with E.
Corrigan has several large data sets which are available to the public for secondary analyses. Below are decriptions of the data sets along with relevant codebooks and protocols for download.
If you use this data Dr. Corrigan requests that you acknowledge the funder. The dataset needs to be extracted before opening in SPSS.
Click here for the 4-Month Data Dictionary. Click here for the 8-Month Data Dictionary. Click here for the Month Data Dictionary. Click here for the questionnaire. Click here to visit a page containing a detailed description of the study as well as names of those affiliated with the project and related publications.
Humor and Attitudes about Mental Illness Funder: NIH Available for Download: Click here for the Humor Study codebook. Click here for the DTCA codebook.
Toolkit This toolkit is meant for people who want to erase the stigma of mental illness. Advocates are prominent and include people with mental illness, family members, and other groups. One goal is to make the evaluation process more accessible to those without research training.
But a second group for whom this monograph is meant is researchers, especially those in the social sciences. This Toolkit is meant to provide a common language and a set of measures that help advocates and researchers sit at the same table to discuss measuring stigma change.
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Click here for more information. Please click here to download the toolkit. Please keep in mind that small changes have been made to the toolkit over time and so any version used should be carefully reviewed for possible errors. Available resources were developed for the following specific areas: For access to these free resources please visit: Please click here to download the Legislation Codebook.
Newspaper Analysis Codebook The Newspaper Analysis Codebook includes 49 variables intended to describe a newspaper article in which metal illness is the primary or secondary theme.
Variables include name, state, circulation, ownership, date, day of the week, section and page number of the newspaper in which the article was published, information about the reporter, geographic focus of the article, as well as detailed information about the language used, and themes represented in the article.
Please click here to download the Newspaper Analysis Codebook. The importance of this project is to strengthen in-person stigma change programs to reduce stigma and promote community improvement to reduce mental illness stigma.
The instrument helps stigma change programs compare their program to evidence-based best practices of in-person stigma change presentations. It can be used to highlight areas of strength and areas for improvement.
Platform skills refer to communication abilities that a presenter employs when addressing an audience. This instrument allows a stigma change program to measure and compare their program to evidence-based best practices of in-person stigma change presentations.
It can be used to highlight areas of strength and areas for possible improvement. Overall, the PSFM allows programs to systematically and objectively evaluate and refine presentations.
For information on how to use these tools, download the User Guide. An interesting result has emerged out of research by our group that informs an alternative program for dealing with self-stigma: Research shows those who have disclosed aspects of their mental illness frequently report a sense of personal empowerment that enhances self-esteem and promotes confidence to seek and achieve individual goals.
In this light, a group of people with lived experience and stigma researchers developed the Honest, Open, Proud program, now being used in beta research in the United States, Europe, Australia, and China. HOPp is a three-session group program run usually by pairs of trained leaders with lived experiences.
HOPp has a comprehensive, user-friendly manual; step-by-step workbook and corresponding worksheets; fidelity measure; and leader training program which can be obtained from NCSE1.Homophobia, stigma (negative and usually unfair beliefs), and discrimination (unfairly treating a person or group of people) against gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men still exist in the United States and can negatively affect the health and well-being of this community.
Discrimination of SM-Identified Individuals Susan Wright, MA National Coalition for Sexual Freedom SUMMARY. The belief that sadomasochism (SM) is violence or abu-sive behavior has resulted in harassment, physical attacks, and discrimi-nation against SM-identified individuals.
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