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  1. Mental Health Act 2014 handbook

    29 Apr 2019

    This handbook is designed to guide clinicians' practice in accordance with the new Mental Health Act 2014...

  2. Mental Health Act 2014

    18 Nov 2015

    Victoria’s Mental Health Act 2014 places people with a mental illness at the centre of decision making about their treatment and care...

  3. Mental Health Act 2014 forms

    20 Jan 2020

    This suite of forms has been developed to support the implementation of the Mental Health Act 2014...

  4. Leave of absence under Victoria's Mental Health Act

    05 Aug 2015

    Leave of absence may be granted to an inpatient to receive treatment or medical treatment or for any other approved purpose...

  5. Definitions - Mental Health Act 2014 handbook

    05 Aug 2015

    Definitions of terms used in the Mental Health Act 2014 handbook...

  6. Police powers under Victoria's Mental Health Act

    13 Sep 2017

    Police can apprehend a person with mental illness to prevent serious harm to the person or to others...

  7. Recovery and supported decision making

    01 Mar 2017

    The Mental Health Act 2014 establishes a decision-making model to enable compulsory patients to participate in decisions about their care...

  8. Rights and advocacy

    28 Jun 2019

    The Mental Health Act 2014 supports advocacy, diversity, privacy and complaints processes...

  9. Reducing restrictive interventions - literature review

    20 Sep 2018

    This report reviews the literature on the practices of physical restraint, mechanical restraint and seclusion. This report subsequently builds on the comprehensive literature reviews previously...

  10. Transitional arrangements

    05 Aug 2015

    Existing orders and procedures under the Mental Health Act 1986 will transition to equivalent provisions in the Mental Health Act 2014...