The mental health and addiction service development plan in the national context of mental health in new zealand during 1800 and 1900, almost 50% of people living in new zealand are experiencing of some form of mental illness the first lunatic asylum opened in new zealand on 1854 is in karori, wellington. Rising to the challenge: the mental health and addiction service development plan 2012–2017 provides further impetus for mental health and addiction services to increase national consistency in access, service quality and outcomes for people who use services. Rising to the challenge: the mental health and addiction service development plan 2012–2017 provides direction to the mental health and addiction services on government priority areas for mental health and addiction service development over the next five years.
The substance abuse and mental health services unit ensures that there are clinical standards for the development of evidence-based and promising practices this unit implements clinical programs and services through training and technical assistance to department staff, community-based substance abuse and mental health providers, and stakeholders. Service providers work in partnership with clients, family/whānau, hapū, iwi and community to plan and deliver effective, stepped-care, integrated mental health and addiction services this page links to useful resources for service providers.
The ministry of health is releasing for stakeholder consultation rising to the challenge: the mental health and addiction service development plan 2012 – 2017 the purpose of the plan is to provide direction for mental health and addiction service delivery across the health sector over the next five years, and to clearly articulate government expectations about what changes are needed to.
Service development plan submissions from stakeholders who we heard from • discussion document “mental health and addiction service development plan (mhasdp) draft paper for stakeholder. What about licensure for mental health and addiction services facilities without primary care a the murphy administration is committed to integrated licensing for physical and behavioral health care and therefore doh will continue to advance the single license initiative.