Self-directed online training
Event descriptionMental health law exists first to ensure that people with a mental illness are provided with appropriate treatment and care, and second to enable the protection of individuals and others from the impact and/or consequences of mental illness. This topic will assist workers to understand key aspects of Australian legislation, both legislation specific to mental health and other legislation applicable to public mental health services.
MH policy, systems & legislation
Disciplines: Allied Health, Lived Experience Workforce, Medical, Nursing
Lifespans: Child, Adolescent, Youth, Adult, Older Persons
MHPOD topics generally take between 1 and 2 hours to complete.