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Psychometric Properties of the Dutch Depression Stigma Scale (DSS) and Associations with Personal and Perceived Stigma in a Depressed and Community Sample

Boerema, Anke M.; van Zoonen, Kim; Cuijpers, Pim; Holtmaat, Karen J.M.; Mokkink, L.B.; Griffiths, Kathleen; Kleiboer, Annet M.

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Background Research on depression stigma is needed to gain more insight into the underlying construct and to reduce the level of stigma in the community. However, few validated measurements of depression stigma are available in the Netherlands. Therefore, this study first sought to examine the psychometric properties of the Dutch translation of the Depression Stigma Scale (DSS). Second, we examined which demographic (gender, age, education, partner status) and other variables (anxiety and...[Show more]

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Date published: 2016
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/153480
Source: PLOS ONE (Public Library of Science)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0160740

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