ACT Mental Health Sector Update - 18 April 2019

In this edition:

MAJOR REPORT on the NDIS - 'Implementing the NDIS: Implications for policy and practice'; the ACT's Recovery College is finally open;  'Mr. Perfect' is running BBQs; a consultation on 'seclusion and restraint'; for involuntary patients, advocacy should be 'opt out'; Indigenous people urged to talk about mental health and wellbeing; help create peer workforce guidelines; Healthy Canberra grants open; the concept of schizophenria is 'coming to an end'; opening of an 'exceptionally complex needs' program; 1,500 abuse reports from NDIS clients; a campaign in support of MH programs under threat; and how the NDIS supports interpersonal relationships - or doesn't.  Read the full ACT Sector Update here.