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Southern DHB Mental Health Advisory Team

Public Service, Mental Health, Mental Health & Addictions


Family Advisor

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Training - mental health


Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki

Age Groups

Child / tamariki, Youth / rangatahi, Adult / pakeke, Older adult / kaumātua


The Family Advisor's role is part of the service leadership advising management and they do not provide individual advocacy or support.

The Southern District Health Board employs a family representative to ensure family participation into policy, planning and auditing of mental health services.

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This page was last updated at 3:43PM on April 23, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern DHB Mental Health Advisory Team.