Category Archives: Inpatients

Mental health laws: the pros and cons of coercive treatment

The Radio National program ‘Life Matters’ has aired a program about mental health laws. The ABC website states: “The ACT, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia are all updating their mental health acts, and one issue that’s being looked at in … Continue reading

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Deaths – Inpatients – Mental Health Victoria

Deaths in mental health facilities: unexpected, unnatural and violentBy Richard Baker and Nick McKenzie THE AGE September 3, 2011 THIRTY-SIX people died unexpected, unnatural or violent deaths in Victorian mental health facilities between 2008 and 2010, Coroners Court files reveal. … Continue reading

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