Tag: Restrictive practices

July 2018 QAI Newsletter

  Welcome to QAI’s July 2018 newsletter. Latest news Mental Health Act 2016 Review: Queensland Health is evaluating whether key changes have been implemented effectively. QAI’s Mental Health Legal Service is in the thick of it, and while Queensland Health’s consultation period on broader issues has now closed, QAI is still interested in hearing from you if […]

Queensland Advocacy Incorporated supports the call for regulation of restrictions in aged care

QAI media release calling for regulation of restrictions in aged care Media release aged care

QAI Commends NDS’ Zero Tolerance – But services can do more

QAI media release commending the National Disability Service on the announcement of its Zero Tolerance Initiative, as a first step approach to a national approach to promoting human rights and preventing and responding to abuse, neglect and violence experienced by people with disability NDS zero tolerance to abuse

Queensland Advocacy Incorporated highlights the urgent need for human rights safeguards to stop the abuse of our most vulnerable

QAI media release on the need for human rights safeguards to protect vulnerable people Media release – Restrictive Practices and Human Rights 27 July 2016 (2)

QAI position statement: the use of Restrictive Practices on people with disability

A research paper considering the use of Restrictive Practices on people with disability Final QAI Position Statement Regarding the Use of Restrictive Practices

Conclusions on the Use of Restrictive Practices for People with an Intellectual or Cognitive Impairment: How to Return Respect and Control to Marginalised People

A research paper outlining QAI’s conclusions on the use of Restrictive Practices on people with an intellectual or cognitive disability Final QAI conclusions on the use of RP – October 2014 final version 2

Human Rights and Human Wrongs: A Human Rights Analysis of Queensland Restrictive Practices Legislation

Paper by Phillip French: 1493101304-2._Phillip_French_-_Human_Rights_and_Human_Wrongs