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dc.contributor.advisorMerdad, Nesma
dc.contributor.authorSaeed, Leena
dc.date.accessioned2024-02-12T06:08:38Z
dc.date.available2024-02-12T06:08:38Z
dc.date.submitted2023-05
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.14131/1427
dc.description.abstractThe mental health stigma has become a part of social turmoil since the inception of modern generation of humans. However, the division among people is still existed on the topic of mental health stigma. The aim of this research is providing a difference between Western and Arab cultures on the perspective of mental health stigma by analyzing how social and cultural norms impact behavior of individuals and how they take serious and treatment of mental health. In this study, the research will examine the role of cultural norms of Western and Arab cultures where how people view and reaction on mental health. Western culture has a higher level of social acceptance and the range of accessible treatments of mental health. Mental health and psychological disorder is considered and treated in well manner by mental health professional. However, Arab culture faces mental health stigma and abstain from mental health care and even want to confidential their mental health. This research must be conducted to analysis the particular effects of mental health stigma on individuals in Arab and Western communities. We can immediately response and confront it and provide people awareness and counselling of mental health by identifying the main causes of the stigma. This will make mental health is more widely accepted and reduce the social stigma of mental health, they are suffering from it, will disappear.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherEffat Universityen_US
dc.titleThe Stigma of Mental Health in Arab Culture vs. Western Cultureen_US
dc.typeCapstoneen_US
refterms.dateFOA2024-02-12T06:08:40Z
dc.contributor.departmentPsychologyen_US


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