Developments in primary mental health care in New Zealand

Rodenburg, Helen; Dowell, Anthony
December 2008
Mental Health in Family Medicine;2008, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p247
Academic Journal
The article discusses the status of primary mental health care in New Zealand and professional development offered by the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) programme. It notes innovations and initiatives related to primary mental health care. Relevant research is noted on primary-care waiting-room self-assessment forms, use of antidepressants, and older people and depression.


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