mental health sector changes in aotearoa nz
attitudes and treatment of people living with a mental illness and those who support people experiencing mental health issues have evolved over time. the acknowledgement of our bicultural society has been influential in this evolution. other significant changes have been influenced by relevant factors that shape our communities, institutionalisation, de-institutionalisation, clinical treatment services, NGO support services, the media, legislation, policy, education etc
using the case study provided apply and discuss how these changes have contributed to the attitudes and treatment of people whose lives have been affected by mental illness.