Category:Health and Social Care
Table Of Contents - Special Issue: International Mental Health Commissions
Mental Health Commissions of Different Sub‐species: can they effectively propagate mental health service reform? Provisional taxonomy and trajectoriesAlan Rosen
The aim is to provide a brief overview of a series of articles tracing the emergence of several Mental Health Commissions (MHCs) in developed countries over recent years…
The Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland: individual visits and investigations can effect system changeDonald Lyons
The experience of the individual patient can be an important driver in improving care. This paper seeks to outline the way the Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland…
The life cycle, achievements and transformation of the New Zealand Mental Health Commission: opportunities and risksPeter McGeorge
The aim of the paper is to describe the “organisational lifecycle” of the New Zealand Mental Health Commission (NZ MHC) including factors that led to it being established…
This paper aims to describe the establishment and evolution of Ireland's Mental Health Commission including its functions, strategic objectives and the challenges encountered.
Mental health policy in California: the “millionaire's tax” and the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability CommissionDeborah Lee
This article's aim is to describe the history, purpose, challenges, strategies, and progress of California's Mental Health Oversight and Accountability Commission…
This paper aims to examine the progress of the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) over the first five years of its existence toward stated goals while existing…
Australia's ambitions to make a difference in people's lives: the early focus of the new National Mental Health CommissionRobyn Kruk
Mental health reform needs to engage leaders across jurisdictions and governments/communities. This paper aims to describe the history leading to the establishment of the…
New governance, new hope: findings and results of the taskforce to establish a Mental Health Commission for NSWSebastian Rosenberg
This article aims to describe the process by which the new NSW Government executed its election promise to establish a Mental Health Commission for NSW.
This paper aims to review the background, history and results of the three Federal Commissions addressing mental illness and health in the United States of America.
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