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29 Nov
Assessment & intervention, MH policy, systems & legislation, Service development

People with intellectual disability experience high rates of mental illness yet often have difficulty in accessing services and getting appropriate...

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The rights and responsibilities of citizenship are available to all members of our society. Many people who experience mental illness or have had...

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In mental health services, the consumer's right to privacy and the practitioner's promise to maintain confidentiality is the cornerstone of the...

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This topic discusses the importance of documentation in providing quality patient care. Its role in facilitating communication, and appraising results...

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