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Published: 28 July 2016

208 Pages


ISBN: 9780190204273

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Acceptance of Mental Illness

Promoting Recovery Among Culturally Diverse Groups

Lauren Mizock and Zlatka Russinova

  • Addresses the relatively unexplored topic of acceptance of mental illness, which is gaining recognition in the mental health field
  • Examines the complex construct of acceptance of mental illness from diverse cultural, conceptual, and clinical perspectives
  • Discusses the relationship of acceptance with other critical components of one's recovery journey such as hope, empowerment, and self-determination
  • Includes a wide range of teaching tools, making it a great resource for mental health educators and practitioners

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