WBEZ Radio Interview

Dr. Patrick Corrigan is interviewed on WBEZ radio about strategies for addressing physical health needs of people with serious mental illness, including his funded peer navigator pilot studies.

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Stigma and Health Journal

Patrick Corrigan is now Editor-in-Chief of APA's new journal Stigma and Health. Stigma and Health publishes peer-reviewed, original research articles that may include tests of hypotheses about the form and impact of stigma, examination of strategies to decrease stigma's effects, and survey research capturing stigma in populations. Stigma and Health especially welcomes research studies on methods meant to erase the stigma of mental and physical illnesses. Theoretical reviews and pioneering reports on innovations are also welcome.

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Are you letting anxiety stigma get in the way of recovery?

Research shows that the stigma surrounding anxiety may be just as challenging to manage as the symptoms themselves. The National Consortium on Stigma and Empowerment (NCSE), a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) funded center comprised of more than 12 research institution partners has been grappling with this issue and the broader subject of mental illness stigma for the past 15 years.

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Innovative Youth Anti-Stigma Program by Wisconsin Family Ties

In collaboration with hip-hop group the Figureheads, non-profit organization Wisconsin Family Ties has developed a musical-based anti-stigma curriculum for distribution in schools and other youth organizations

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2015 Together Against Stigma Conference

Join us in preparing for the highly anticipated "Together Against Stigma: Each Mind Matters Conference" taking place Feb. 17-20th in San Francisco, CA!!

2015 Together Against Stigma Announcement



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Self-Determination & Adherence Articles

Corrigan, P.W. (2002). Adherence to anti-psychotic medications and health behavior theories. Journal

of Mental Health, 11, 243-254.

 

Rüsch, N., & Corrigan, P.W. (2002). Motivational interviewing to improve insight and treatment

adherence in schizophrenia. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 26, 23-32.

 

Vauth, R., Loschmann, C., Rüsch, N., & Corrigan, P.W. (2004). Understanding adherence to

neuroleptic treatment in schizophrenia.  Psychiatry Research, 126, 43-49.

 

Fung, K.M.T., Tsang, H.W.H., & Corrigan, P.W. (2008) Self-stigma of people with psychotic disorders

as predictors of their adherence to psychosocial treatment.  Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 32, 95-104.

 

Rüsch N, Todd AR, Bodenhausen GV, Weiden PJ, Corrigan PW (2009). Implicit versus explicit attitudes toward psychiatric medication: Implications for insight and treatment adherence. Schizophrenia Research, 112, 119-122.

 

Rüsch N, Corrigan PW, Wassel A, Michaels P, Olschewski M, Wilkniss S, Batia K (2009). Self-stigma, group identification and perceived legitimacy of discrimination as predictors of mental health service use. British Journal of Psychiatry, 195, 551-552.

 

Corrigan, P.W., Larson, J.E., & Rüsch, N. (2009). Self-stigma and the “why try” effect: impact on life goals and evidence-based practices. World Psychiatry, 8, 75-81.

 

Ben-Zeev, D., Corrigan, P.W., Britt, T.W., & Langford, L. (2012). Why don’t service members use treatments for substance abuse and other mental illnesses. Journal of Mental Health, 21(3), 264-273.

 

Corrigan, P.W., Angell, B., Davidson, L., Marcus, S., Salzer, M., Kottsieper, P., Larson, J., Mahoney, C., O’Connell, M. & Stanhope, V. (2012). From adherence to self-determination: Changing to participate in evidence-based practices.  Psychiatric Services, 63, 169-173.

 

Davidson, L., Roe, D., Stern, E., Zisman-Ilani, Y., O’Connell, M., & Corrigan, P.W. (2012). If I choose it, am I more likely to use it? The role of choice in medication and service use. International Journal of Person Centered Medicine, 2, 577-592.

 

Corrigan, P.W., Angell, B., Davidson, L., Marcus, S., Salzer, M., Kottsieper, P., Larson, J., Mahoney, C., O’Connell, M. & Stanhope, V. (2012). From adherence to self-determination: Changing to participate in evidence-based practices.  Psychiatric Services.

 

Davidson, L., Roe, D., Stern, E., Zisman-Ilani, Y., O’Connell, M., & Corrigan, P.W. (2012). If I choose it, am I more likely to use it? The role of choice in medication and service use. International Journal of Person Centered Medicine.

 

Jones, N., Corrigan, P.W., James, D., Parker, J., & Larson, N. (2013) Peer support, self-determination,

and treatment engagement: A qualitative investigation.  Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 36, 209-214.

 

Corrigan, P.W., Rüsch, N., Ben-Zeev, D., & Sher, T. (2014). Beyond the rational patient: implications

for treatment adherence and other health decisions.  Rehabilitation Psychology, 59, 85-98.

 

Buchholz, B., Aylward, S., McKenzie, S., & Corrigan, P.W. (in press). Should youth disclose their mental health challenges?  Perspectives from students, parents, and school professionals.  Journal of Public Mental Health.