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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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Changing Minds Library

The Natural Guide to Women's Health: Combining Natural and Medical Cures for Women's Ailments - Dr Penny Stanway
Health in Australia: Sociological Concepts and Issues by Assoc Prof Carol Grbich (2010-12-29) -
Bipolar Puzzle Solution: A Mental Health Client's Perspective (Psychological Disorders Series) - Bryan L. Court
Maori Health - Rhys Cullen Peter Caccioppoli
The handbook of autism : a guide for parents and professionals - Maureen Aarons
The Meaning of Madness - Neel Burton
So Young, So Sad, So Listen, 2nd Edition - Philip Graham
Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete, Authoritative Guide for Parents (Revised Edition) - Russell A. Barkley
Understanding Depression - Maria Prendergast
Bipolar 101: A Practical Guide to Identifying Triggers, Managing Medications, Coping with Symptoms, and More - Ruth C. White
Girl wonder to the rescue - Malorie Blackman
The Mindfulness Solution: Everyday Practices for Everyday Problems - Ronald D. Siegel
Courage to Heal - Ellen Bass
ADHD & Teens: A Parent's Guide to Making it through the Tough Years - Colleen Alexander-Roberts
Crystal Awareness (Llewellyn's New Age) - Catherine Bowman
Becoming parents : exploring the bonds between mothers, fathers, and their infants - Judith Feeney
A Gift of Stories: Discovering How to Deal With Mental Illness - Julie Leibrich
Myths and Legends of the Pacific - A. W. Reed
My Kid is Back: Empowering Parents to Beat Anorexia Nervosa - June Alexander
Forensic mental health nursing : policy, strategy and implementation - Paul Tarbuck
A Lifelong Journey: Staying Well with Manic Depression / Bipolar Disorder - Sarah Russell
Getting to Peace: A Guide to Healing After Rape and Abuse - Brenda Cheyne
Concise Maori Handbook - A. W. Reed
Speaking Our Minds: Personal Reflections from Individuals with Alzheimer's - Lisa Snyder Lcsw
What Works, What Doesn't: The Guide To Alternative Healthcare - Pat Thomas
Dealing with Depression: A Commonsense Guide to Mood Disorders - Gordon Parker
Moving on from Depression - Claire Rayner


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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