Information in this section is aimed at making some sense out of what can be a confusing, frightening and uncomfortable time.

This section is likely to be updated when the Taranaki District Health and Addictions Service produces their new information booklet titled..

'A Service Users Guide to Mental Health Services in Taranaki'

Click into the titles below to access information about treatment in an acute setting

Going into Hospital
Understanding Compulsory Assessment and Treatment
Care Pathway
How Medication Helps
Guide to Te Puna Waiora

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