Department of Health

Use of Restrictive practices on males released from prison and entering acute mental health services

Report of research that sought to understand the use of restrictive interventions for male consumers admitted to inpatient mental health settings who have recently experienced a period of imprisonment. The research also reviewed the pathway of males - prior, during and following imprisonment and determine the impact of recent imprisonment on the subsequent use of restrictive interventions on admission to acute mental health inpatient units.


Research and reports
Date published
13 Mar 2019
17 pages
Available format

Reviewed 15 March 2019

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