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Collection of information and resources relating to mental health, human rights, health and social programmes, organisations and community groups in Aotearoa New Zealand.

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The Mental Health Foundation has a detailed brochure of all mental health related Helplines in New Zealand. Which you can find on their website or directly below.

Changing Minds Library

Vision and Reality in Pacific Religion: Essays in Honour of Niel Gunson - Phyllis Herda
Health in Australia: Sociological Concepts and Issues by Assoc Prof Carol Grbich (2010-12-29) -
One Step at a Time: A Story of Survival - Claire Anderson
Brave Girl Eating: The Inspirational True Story of One Family's Battle with Anorexia - Harriet Brown
Social Phobia: From Shyness To Stage Fright - John D. Marshall
Stop Walking on Eggshells: Taking Your Life Back When Someone You Care About Has Borderline Personality Disorder - Randi Kreger and Paul T. Mason
A Promise of Hope: The Astonishing True Story of a Woman Afflicted with Bipolar Disorder and the Miraculous Treatment That Cured Her - Autumn Stringam
He tangata kirikiri - Esther Tamehana
Poets on Prozac mental illness, treatment, and the creative process -
Health Care and the Law - Sue Johnson
Broken Silence - Anne Hunt
New Optimum Nutrition for the Mind - Patrick Holford
A Stone in my Shoe - Brendon Earl Sparg
Aggression and Depression Assessed Through Art: Using Draw-A-Story to Identify Children and Adolescents at Risk: Identifying Children and Adolescents at Risk - Rawley Silver
Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy - David D. Burns M. D.
Freedom from Our Social Prisons: The Rise of Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights - Anthony George Ravlich
Naughty Boys: Anti-Social Behaviour, ADHD and the Role of Culture - Sami Timimi
Perfect Health: The Complete Mind/Body Guide, Revised and Updated Edition - M. D. Deepak Chopra
Girl wonder to the rescue - Malorie Blackman
The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide: What You and Your Family Need to Know - David J. Miklowitz
Oxford handbook of psychiatry - David Semple
Spirituality and Mental Health Care: Rediscovering a 'Forgotten' Dimension - John Swinton
Helping Children Cope With Separation and Loss by Claudia Jewett Jarratt (1994-04-07) - Claudia Jewett Jarratt
Your anxious child : how parents and teachers can relieve anxiety in children - John Dacey
A Stone In My Shoe - Brendon Earl Sparg
A Carer's Guide - Rosette Teitel & Sharon Wall
Community child and adolescent psychiatry : a manual of clinical practice and consultation - Theodore A. Petti


Mental Health Act and You

Information about the New Zealand Mental Health Act (Mental Health Compulsory Assessment and Treatment Act, 1992).

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Reducing or Coming off Mental Health / Psychiatric Medication

Changing Minds are not clinicians and cannot give advice on tapering and support but can point people in some different…

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Housing forum and resource

Changing Minds facilitated forum to discuss how the Auckland Housing Crisis affects people using mental health and addiction services.

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