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Staff experiences implementing seclusion and restraint reduction strategies in an acute mental health unit

Publication date: 13 August 2014

This video loooks at the experiences of staff who successfully implemented the Six Core Strategies© in a New Zealand mental health unit. For more detail about the study the full dissertation paper Health professional’s experiences of implementing seclusion and restraint reduction strategies in an acute mental health unit is also available for download.

An introductory video that evaluates seclusion and restraint reduction strategies within an acute mental health unit is also available. We recommend viewing the evaluation video before watching this piece on staff experiences.

Video script available on request, please contact info@tepou.co.nz.