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The Resource Human rights and mental illness : report of the National Inquiry into the Human Rights of People with Mental Illness, Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission

Human rights and mental illness : report of the National Inquiry into the Human Rights of People with Mental Illness, Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission

Label
Human rights and mental illness : report of the National Inquiry into the Human Rights of People with Mental Illness
Title
Human rights and mental illness
Title remainder
report of the National Inquiry into the Human Rights of People with Mental Illness
Statement of responsibility
Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Report examines the existing social, legal, medical and institutional frameworks; deals with evidence concerning psychiatric care and treatment; examines the position of vulnerable or particularly disadvantaged groups; addresses the importance of prevention and early intervention services; presents findings and recommendations for change; Chapter 23 examines the position of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; findings include lack of knowledge by health professionals, inadequate and culturally inappropriate services and problems and negative impacts due to geographic isolation, social and economic disadvantage, removal of children and removal from remote communities for treatment; recommendations focus on the need for consultation and an Aboriginal community based and controlled approach to services
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Cataloging source
CLONE
Dewey number
362.20994
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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National Inquiry Concerning the Human Rights of People with Mental Illness (Australia)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burdekin, Brian
  • Guilfoyle, Margaret
  • Hall, David
  • Australia
Label
Human rights and mental illness : report of the National Inquiry into the Human Rights of People with Mental Illness, Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title: Human rights & mental illness
  • Running title: Mental illness inquiry
  • Commissioners: Brian Burdekin, Dame Margaret Guilfoyle, David Hall
  • "National Inquiry into Human Rights and Mental Illness" -- Preamb
  • At head of contents: "National Inquiry Concerning the Human Rights of People With Mental Illness."
  • Cat no. 9309914
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
dup94000033
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
2 v. (ix, 1008 p.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by Colin Tatz
Isbn
9780644321860
Isbn Type
(v. 2)
Label
Human rights and mental illness : report of the National Inquiry into the Human Rights of People with Mental Illness, Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission
Publication
Note
  • Cover title: Human rights & mental illness
  • Running title: Mental illness inquiry
  • Commissioners: Brian Burdekin, Dame Margaret Guilfoyle, David Hall
  • "National Inquiry into Human Rights and Mental Illness" -- Preamb
  • At head of contents: "National Inquiry Concerning the Human Rights of People With Mental Illness."
  • Cat no. 9309914
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
dup94000033
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
2 v. (ix, 1008 p.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by Colin Tatz
Isbn
9780644321860
Isbn Type
(v. 2)

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