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Mental Health in Ghana: The Impact of Stigma and Poverty on an Invisible Institution

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The issue of mental health care is becoming a critical international concern. However, in many developing countries, mental illness remains stigmatized, resulting in significant impediments to the provision of mental health care services. This thesis is an investigation of the...