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Table 5 Stigma scales

From: Effects of the Mental Health First Aid for the suicidal person course on beliefs about suicide, stigmatising attitudes, confidence to help, and intended and actual helping actions: an evaluation

Item Pre-course Post-course 6-month follow-up
Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD
‘Weak not sick’ 6.02 2.44 4.99 1.84 0.43 5.22 1.95 0.33
‘Dangerous/unpredictable’ 9.99 2.81 8.28 2.65 0.61 8.72 2.72 0.46