Toward a Whole of Government/Whole of Nation Approach to Mental Health

Toward a Whole of Government/Whole of Nation Appro…
22 Mar 2017
Rethinking New Zealand’s approach to mental health…
28 Jul 2017

At present, the structure in New Zealand for treating mental disorder and supporting mental health is neither optimal nor working well.  However, we have the understanding to design and build a new structure that is enabled by the social investment approach. The new structure will involve all social-sector ministries, because they not only deal with the consequences of the broken system, they are also part of the solution – and some of the needed resources are already in place.

This report discusses the current state of New Zealand's mental health system, and outlines a whole of government/whole of nation approach to mental health.

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