Labeling and Mental Disorders

“Labeling and Mental Disorders” Please respond to the following:


From the e-Activity, identify the major advantages and disadvantages of labeling a person with a mental disorder. Next, describe how culture can influence our perceptions of mental disorders. Justify your response.

Watch the video titled “The Gestalt Project: Stop the Stigma” (4 min 09 s). Be prepared to discuss. Video Source: Kian Madjedi. (2012, April 10). The Gestalt Project: Stop the Stigma [Video file]. Retrieved from This video can be reviewed from within your online course shell.