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Time for a New Approach to Mental Health

Tuesday, 4 December 2018, 12:41 pm | Kyle Macdonald

Today “He Ara Oranga: Report of the Government Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction” was released, the culmination of over 5200 submissions, and 26 public meetings into the state of Mental Health and Addictions treatment in New Zealand. More >>

Free Counselling Submission accepted by Inquiry

Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 5:02 pm | Kyle Macdonald

Today the Government Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction officially accepted the Free Counselling for all Kiwis: Open Submission to the Mental Health Review . Over the last three months more than 5000 people have signed the Open Submission ... More >>

A New Era in New Zealand’s Mental Health Treatment

Monday, 23 July 2018, 9:42 am | Kyle Macdonald

Today details of the Green Parties free youth counselling policy, for those aged 18 – 25, was announced. The pilot funding has been outlined and requests for tender are now invited More >>

Withholding Counselling and Talk Therapy Cruel

Tuesday, 8 May 2018, 10:02 am | Kyle Macdonald

Today marks the beginning of a national campaign to make counselling and talk therapy universally available and free to all New Zealanders. More >>

Petition: No White Ribbon for John Key

Friday, 18 December 2015, 10:12 am | Kyle Macdonald

Yesterday in a breakfast radio show stunt our Prime Minister John Key made light of sexual assault and sexual violence by joking about the rape of men in prison. More >>

International Recognition for Kiwi Mental Health Website

Wednesday, 17 December 2014, 2:03 pm | Kyle Macdonald

New Zealand psychotherapist Kyle MacDonald has been singled out for his pioneering work in treating anxiety and listed as one of this year’s top-10 online experts on the subject. More >>

ACC Sensitive Claims: Core concerns yet to be addressed

Thursday, 26 May 2011, 2:32 pm | Kyle Macdonald

ACC has released today the six-month report by Dr. Barbara Disley, in follow up to the Independent review of the Sensitive Claims “new pathway” introduced in August 2009. More >>

ACC continues to rob victims of support

Friday, 29 January 2010, 11:02 am | Kyle Macdonald

This week ACC has been forced to announce it’s true intention with the changes to the provision to ACC sensitive claims sexual abuse counselling: to cut costs with little regard for the welfare of it’s clients, the New Zealand public. The new ... More >>

ACC Minister Defends “Rapist’s Charter”

Thursday, 17 December 2009, 12:06 pm | Kyle Macdonald

As the author of the petition submitted to parliament on the 27th October, signed by nearly four thousand people opposed to the new clinical pathway for sensitive claims, I am greatly concerned about the Ministers ongoing defence of a clinical ... More >>

 

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