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Southern DHB Mental Health Advisory Team

Public Service, Mental Health, Mental Health & Addictions

Programmes

Youth Advisor

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Training - mental health

Regions

Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki

Age Groups

Child / tamariki, Youth / rangatahi

Description

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

The Youth Advisor has been appointed to represent the interests of children and young people within the Mental Health and Addictions Services by participating in service planning, quality, recruitment, workforce development and strategic planning.
 
The Youth Advisor brings the voice, views and opinions of young people to the table. 
 

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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.