Mental Health Legislation
As an exercise physiology student in a mental health service, it can be helpful to have an understanding of the types of legislation that may affect the consumers you are working with. For more information on the mental health legislation in NSW, follow the links provided below.
The information provided is also not intended as a tool for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes. If you would like to talk to someone about your own mental health, please speak to your GP or your university counselling service.
Mental Health Act
Mental Health Tribunal
Community Treatment Order