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Submission to the NSW Legislative Council Select Committee on Mental Health: Inquiry into Mental Health Services In NSW..

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Part I - Report

  • INTRODUCTION
  • PUBLIC MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN NSW
    • Acute services
    • Rural NSW
    • Subacute, longer term patients
    • Lack of Psychotherapeutic Service Provision
    • Supervision
    • Children and Adolescents
    • Women
    • Staffing problems
    • Changes in the Medicare Schedule 1996
    • Quality Control and Recommendations
    • Psychiatric Deaths Committee
    • Mental Health Services Occupational Health And Safety Committee
    • Consumer Satisfaction Surveys
    • More Difficult, Important Issues
    • Questions to be answered:
  • FORENSIC PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES - INTRODUCTION
  • FORENSIC PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES - SECTION 1
    • The Scale of the Problem
    • Analysis
    • Unethical Treatment
    • Breach Of Accepted International Conventions
    • Breaches Of Nationally And Internationally Accepted Standards For The Treatment Of The Mentally Ill
    • In Breach Of The Recommendations Of The Burdekin Report
    • Illegalities In New South Wales
    • Inadequate Standards Of Treatment Of Mentally Ill Prisoners
    • Summary
    • Recommendations
    • Identification And Diversion Of Mentally Ill Defendants From Court
    • Adequate Mental Health Treatment Facilities For Prisoners
    • Secure Psychiatric Hospitals (Community Forensic Hospitals)
    • Adequate Funding Of Community Mental Health Services
    • Statewide Management And Planning Of Psychiatric Services
    • A Properly Funded And Staffed NSW State Forensic Psychiatric Service
    • Conclusion
  • FORENSIC PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES - SECTION 2
    • Introduction
    • Nurses
    • Suggestions
    • Forensic Mental Health Services
    • Introduction
    • Suggestions
    • Pod 16
    • Suggestions
    • Media and Political Involvement
    • Suggestions
    • Court Liaison
    • Suggestions
    • Long Bay Prisons Complex
    • Suggestions
    • Silverwater Prisons Complex
    • Suggestions
    • Rural Prisons
    • Suggestions
    • Victoria
    • Queensland
    • Suggestions
    • United Kingdom
    • Suggestions
    • United States
    • Medium Secure Units
    • Suggestions
    • Forensic Community Services
    • Suggestion
    • Court Liaison Services
    • Allied Professions
    • Suggestion
    • Teaching and Training
    • Suggestions
    • Danger of Assaults to Prisoners and Staff
    • Suggestions
    • UN Directives and Other Inquiries into the Lack of Forensic Mental Health Services in NSW
    • Illicit Drugs

 

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