Confidentiality and Rights

"There are some things I don't want my parents to know and I need to trust that my Doctor will keep things private"
AYA patient

Printable Resources

Support Directory

Youth Law Aotearoa

Within your DHB there will be youth health and legal professionals available to undertake case and peer reviews to assist providers in managing legal and ethical matters for young people with complex issues within this realm

Health and Disability Commissioner |

Section discussing how to obtain informed consent and confidentiality prior to a HEEADSSS assessment

Guidelines/ Research