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Assessment of Workplace Stigma and Discrimination among People Living with HIV/AIDS Attending Antiretroviral Clinics in Health Institutions in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2014.228
Pages: 
98–105
Synopsis: 
HIV/AIDS causes global morbidity and mortality and its related discrimination/stigma can affect the management of those infected. Unfortunately not much work has been done in Nigeria to ascertain the extent of discrimination/stigma occurring in the place of work.

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Accepted: 
29 Oct, 2014
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e-Published: 06 May, 2015

Are Jamaicans Really That Stigmatizing? A Comparison of Mental Health Help-seeking Attitudes

Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2013.074
Pages: 
437–42
Synopsis: 
Jamaican attitudes toward seeking professional psychological help were compared with other samples that utilized the same measure of attitudes. Although Jamaicans seem to hold negative opinions about mental illness, helpseeking attitudes were comparable and in some cases, more favourable.

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Accepted: 
24 Jul, 2013
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e-Published: 26 Aug, 2013
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