Mentally ill people are four times more likely to be a victim of violence, according to an international study.
- One in four has been attacked in the past year, suggests the Lancet journal.
Researchers looked at 26 studies from developed countries, including five from the UK.
- ‘Lazy’ media stigmatize mentally ill: researchers (news.nationalpost.com)
- 1 in 4 Adults With a Mental Illness Has Been A Victim of Violence in the Past Year (madinamerica.com)