Stigma of mental illness and ways of diminishing it
- Peter Byrne
- Peter Byrne is Senior Lecturer at East Kent NHS Community Trust (2 Radnor Park Avenue, Kent CT19 5HN). He completed all his psychiatric training in Ireland: in Dublin, Waterford and Cork. He also lectures in Film Studies at University College Dublin. He is a former chairman of the Public Education Committee of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in Ireland, and the current co-chairman of media projects of the Changing Minds Committee. His research interests include stigma, the media, patient and public education.