Office of the Health and Disability Commissioner (NZ)

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Aotearoa New Zealand’s mental health services and addiction services

This report provides an independent assessment of the state of mental health services and addiction services in Aotearoa New Zealand. It holds the Government to account for progress made in relation to those services, including areas where the government are doing well and where improvement...

New Zealand’s mental health and addiction services - February 2018

The Mental Health Commissioner, Kevin Allan, says New Zealand needs to broaden its focus from mental illness and addiction to mental well-being and recovery in his 2018 monitoring and advocacy report.