Citizens Committee on Human Rights

The Mental Health Watchdog

Australian National Office

Mental Health Experts Call for Greater Monitoring of Restraint Techniques

Simon Lauder, ABC news, 5 January 2016Bed RestraintMental health experts are calling for greater monitoring of the use of restraints, both physical and chemical, in mental healthcare. They have raised concerns that the use of drugs to restrain patients could be on the rise in mental health facilities due to a lack of monitoring.

Click here to read the full story: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-01-05/calls-to-stop-the-use-of-physical-restraints-in-mental-health-c/7067582