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Your mental health decisions

What is mental illness?

Mental illness is a medical condition that is characterised by a significant disturbance of thought, mood, perception or memory.

Treatment for mental illness (by a registered health practitioner, such as a doctor or nurse) is considered to be medical treatment under the Medical Treatment Planning and Decisions Act 2016.

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