Understanding Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) for people who use services

This accessible five minute film provides a simple but authoritative overview of qualifying patients’ right to independent mental health advocacy. It also covers how advocates can help and what the benefits are for people who use services.

Key messages for practice

Who will find this useful?

People who use services, Independent Mental health advocacy providers and Independent mental health advocates.


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