Books to B Stigma-Free

Accepting Differences

Stigma: Notes on the Management of Spoiled Identity

By Erving Goffman



Far From the Tree

By Andrew Solomon


Facing Up to It

By Dawn Shaw

The Stigma of Disease and Disability: Understanding Causes and Overcoming Injustices

by Patrick W. Corrigan


Facial Differences

Facing Up to It

By Dawn Shaw

One

by Kathryn Otoshi

Wonder

by R.J. Palacio

It's Okay to be Different

by Todd Parr

Giraffes Can't Dance

by Giles Andreae


Gender

Say Yes: A Woman's Guide to Advancing Her Professional Purpose

by Tara Jaye Frank.


Gender Identity/Transgender

The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals

by Stephanie A. Brill

I am Jazz

by Jessica Jerthel and Jazz Jennings

Gender Born, Gender Made: Raising Healthy, Gender Non-Conforming Children

by Diane Ehrensaft

Helping Your Transgender Teen: A Guide for Parents

by Irwin Krieger


Healthcare

Just Medicine: A Cure for Racial Inequality in American Health Care

HIV/AIDS

Body Counts: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS, and Survival

By Sean Strub


LGBTQ

Body Counts: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS, and Survival

By Sean Strub

Lust, Men, and Meth: A Gay Man’s Guide to Sex and Recovery

by David M. Fawcett

Fat Gay Men: Girth, Mirth and the Politics of Stigma

by Jason Whitesel

The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals

by Stephanie A. Brill

I am Jazz

by Jessica Jerthel and Jazz Jennings

Gender Born, Gender Made: Raising Healthy, Gender Non-Conforming Children

by Diane Ehrensaft

Helping Your Transgender Teen: A Guide for Parents

by Irwin Krieger


Men and Women

Say Yes: A Woman's Guide to Advancing Her Professional Purpose

by Tara Jaye Frank.

Fat Gay Men: Girth, Mirth and the Politics of Stigma

by Jason Whitesel

Still Living: A Victimized Man's Journey

by Marcel Anderson

I Don't Want to Talk About It: Overcoming the Secret Legacy of Male Depression

by Terrence Real

 


Mental Illness

Sharp

By David Fitzpatrick

Beyond the Razor's Edge

By Sarah Brecht and Judy Redheffer

Paradigms Lost: Fighting Stigma and the Lessons Learned

By Heather Stuart, Julio Abroleda-Florez and Norman Sartorius

I Don't Want to Talk About It: Overcoming the Secret Legacy of Male Depression

by Terrence Real

 

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Wonderful Tales

by Oliver Sacks

Being Me with OCD: How I Learned to Obsess Less and Live My Life

by Alison Dotson

Don't Call Me Nuts: Coping with the Stigma of Mental Illness

by Patrick Corrigan and Robert Lundin

On the Stigma of Mental Illness: Practical Strategies for Research and Social Change

by Patrick W. Corrigan


Race and Ethnicity

Just Medicine: A Cure for Racial Inequality in American Health Care
Black Pain: It Just Looks Like We're Not Hurting

by Terrie Williams

The Skin We're In: Teaching Our Teens to be Emotionally Strong, Socially Smart, and Spiritually Connected

by Janie Victoria Ward


Religion

Atheists in America

By Melanie Brewster


Self-injury

Sharp

By David Fitzpatrick

Beyond the Razor's Edge

By Sarah Brecht and Judy Redheffer


Sexual Assault

Still Living: A Victimized Man's Journey

by Marcel Anderson


Sexual Orientation

Body Counts: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS, and Survival

By Sean Strub

Lust, Men, and Meth: A Gay Man’s Guide to Sex and Recovery

by David M. Fawcett

Fat Gay Men: Girth, Mirth and the Politics of Stigma

by Jason Whitesel


Substance Abuse

Lust, Men, and Meth: A Gay Man’s Guide to Sex and Recovery

by David M. Fawcett


Weight Bias

Fat Gay Men: Girth, Mirth and the Politics of Stigma

by Jason Whitesel

Weight Bias: Nature, Consequences and Remedies

by Kelly D. Brownell (Editor), Rebecca M. Puhl (Editor), Marlene B. Schwartz (Editor) and Leslie Rudd (Editor).