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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

Fractured Minds: A Case-Study Approach to Clinical Neuropsychology - Jenni Ogden
Overcoming Grief 2nd Edition: A Self-Help Guide Using Cognitive Behavioural Techniques (Overcoming Books) - Sue Morris
Natural Healing for Schizophrenia And Other Common Mental Disorders - Eva Edelman
From the Mangrove Swamps - Tomasi R. Vakatora
Imaginization:The Art of Creative Management by Gareth Morgan (1993-04-20) - Gareth Morgan
Living with Bipolar: A Guide to Understanding and Managing the Disorder - Lesley Berk
Mental health & the law: A legal resource for people who experience mental illness - Sarah Mackenzie
Poets on Prozac mental illness, treatment, and the creative process -
Helping Children Cope With Separation and Loss by Claudia Jewett Jarratt (1994-04-07) - Claudia Jewett Jarratt
Models of Madness: Psychological, Social and Biological Approaches to Schizophrenia (The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series) - John Read
Stepping Out of the Shadows (Insights Into Self-Stigma and Madness) - Dr. Debbie Peterson & Sarah Gordon
Touched with Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament - Kay Redfield Jamison
The Meaning of Madness - Neel Burton
Straight talking about mental illness : with emphasis on schizophrenia : an educational guide - Robert Miller
Depression: Lifting The Cloud - Dr Christine Read
Well Connected: Journey to Mental Health - Suzanne Tocher
The Anger Workbook for Women: How to Keep Your Anger from Undermining Your Self-Esteem, Your Emotional Balance, and Your Relationships (New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook) - Laura J. Petracek
The Buddha and the borderline : my recovery from borderline personality disorder through dialectical behavior therapy, Buddhism, & online dating - Kiera Van Gelder
Aboriginal Myths, Legends and Fables - A. W. Reed
How to Quit Without Feeling S**t - Patrick Holford
Anorexia Nervosa: A Recovery Guide for Sufferers, Families and Friends - Janet Treasure
Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health: A Comprehensive, Developmental Approach to Assessment and Intervention - Stanley I. Greenspan
A Promise of Hope: The Astonishing True Story of a Woman Afflicted with Bipolar Disorder and the Miraculous Treatment That Cured Her - Autumn Stringam
Contemporary Issues in Mental Health Research in the Pacific Islands - Albert B. Robillard
Warriors of Truth - Kim McGregor
When Someone You Love Is Bipolar: Help and Support for You and Your Partner - Cynthia G. Last PhD
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Zero Seclusion 2020

The Zero seclusion project aims to eliminate seclusion by 2020. It is a partnership between the Health Quality & Safety…

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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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