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Table 4 Comparison of average stigma scores for people with BD ( n= 80) before and after the performance

From: Using theatre to address mental illness stigma: a knowledge translation study in bipolar disorder

Stigma measures T1 T2 Repeated t test (two-tailed) d
  Mean SD Mean SD   
DMISS       
 Treatability 2.48 1.16 2.33 1.19 t (79) = 1.61, p =0.111 0.17
 Relationship 3.22 1.23 3.00 1.22 t (79) = 2.42, p = 0.018 0.27
 Hygiene 2.44 1.30 2.35 1.36 t (79) = 0.98, p = 0.332 0.11
 Anxiety 1.97 0.99 1.97 0.99 t (79) = 0.03, p = 0.978 0.00
 Visibility 3.57 0.80 3.68 0.85 t (79) = -1.10, p = 0.277 0.14
 Recovery 3.59 1.87 3.48 1.95 t (79) = 0.69, p = 0.495 0.07
 Professional efficacy 3.18 1.52 2.99 1.53 t (79) = 1.39, p = 0.170 0.15
 Total 2.79 0.74 2.71 0.80 t (79) = 1.76, p = 0.083 0.19
ISMI       
 Alienation 2.35 0.70 2.23 0.77 t (77) = 2.61, p = 0.011 0.31
 Stereotype 1.55 0.45 1.56 0.45 t (76) = -0.48, p = 0.635 0.04
 Discrimination 2.20 0.63 2.24 0.72 t (74) = -0.61, p = 0.542 0.08
 Withdrawal 2.04 0.68 2.05 0.75 t (78) = -0.32, p = 0.751 0.02
 Resistance 2.02 0.61 1.93 0.58 t (76) = 1.14, p = 0.259 0.14
 Total 2.01 0.49 1.98 0.55 t (74) = 1.00, p = 0.319 0.13
  1. DMISS, Day’s Mental Illness Stigma Scale; ISMI, Internalized Stigma of Mental Illness scale.