Community Attitudes Toward The Mentally Ill.


The community attitudes towards the mentally ill questionnaire is a 40 item questionnaire.

Items are scored on a 1-5 scale, with the total scale score calculated as a sum of the subcategories.

For example, Authoritarianism (Pro or Anti). Pro: SA = 5 and Anti: SA = 1

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Wolff, G., Pathare, S., Craig, T. and Leff, J. (1996). Community Attitudes to Mental Illness. British Journal of Psychiatry, 168(2), pp.183-190.

Ethical Considerations:

Mental health could be a potentially sensitive topic.

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