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El Plan Estratégico de Castilla-La Mancha de Actuaciones de sensibilización y lucha contra el estigma asociado a la enfermedad mental (The Strategic Plan of Casilla-La Mancha to raise awareness and fight against the stigma associated with mental disorders)

La Consejería de Salud y Bienestar Social Country Resources Mental Health Strategies and Plans Castilla-La Mancha 2010 Policy document mental health care, stigma, strategy

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El objetivo principal de la estrategia es prevenir y/o disminuir el impacto y las consecuencias negativas que el estigma tiene en personas con enfermedad mental y en sus familiares. Desde el marco conceptual de la recuperacion de personas con enfermedad mental, los objetivos específicos que vertebrarían la estrategia son los siguientes: 1. Influir en las personas con enfermedad mental para mejorar su auto-estima. 2. Mejorar el conocimiento y promover la formación sobre la enfermedad mental en la población general y en colectivos específicos (e.g. ámbito escolar, medios de comunicación, profesionales de la salud, fuerzas del orden público, etc.) 3. Modificar las actitudes hacia las personas con enfermedad mental en la sociedad en general y en colectivos específicos. 4. Implementar actuaciones que disminuyan la discriminación asociada al estigma. 5. Promover acciones positivas que modifiquen y mejoren el imaginario colectivo de la enfermedad mental.

The main objective of the strategy is prevent and/or reduce the impact and the negative consequences that stigma has on people with mental illness and in their families. The conceptual framework for the recovery of persons with mental disorders contains specific objectives to achieve this, including:1) To influence of people with mental disorders to improve their self-esteem. 2) To improve knowledge in the general population and in specific groups (e.g. schools, mass media, health professionals, forces of law and order, etc.) 3)To change the attitudes toward people with mental disorders in society in general and in specific groups. 4) To implement actions that decrease the discrimination associated with stigma. 5) To promote positive actions that modify and enhance the collective understanding of mental disorders.

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El Plan Estratégico
Spanish, 1 MB pdf

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