Published on in Vol 6, No 5 (2019): May

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/12418, first published .
Gaming With Stigma: Analysis of Messages About Mental Illnesses in Video Games

Gaming With Stigma: Analysis of Messages About Mental Illnesses in Video Games

Gaming With Stigma: Analysis of Messages About Mental Illnesses in Video Games

Manuela Ferrari 1*, MHSc, PhD;  Sarah V McIlwaine 1, 2*, BA;  Gerald Jordan 3, PhD;  Jai L Shah 1, 2, MD;  Shalini Lal 1, 4, 5, PhD, OTR;  Srividya N Iyer 1, 2, PhD

1 Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychosis, Douglas Mental Health University Institute , Montreal, QC, CA

2 Department of Psychiatry, McGill University , Montreal, QC, CA

3 Yale Program for Recovery and Community Health, Yale University , New Haven, CT, US

4 School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC, CA

5 Carrefour de l'innovation et de l'évaluation en santé, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal , Montreal, QC, CA

*these authors contributed equally

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