Confidentiality & 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 www.youthlaw.co.nz/

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

Health and Disability Commissioner | www.hdc.org.nz/contact-us

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

http://peds.arizona.edu/sites/default/files/curriculum-files/headss.pdf

Guidelines/ Research