Glossary of terms – Mental health services

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Summary: This glossary is designed to help you understand the technical terms related to mental health services in Victoria. In particular, it explains the terms used in the ‘Mental health services’ video. It may also help the work of interpreters in this area.

Publishing date: November 2017
Last reviewed: November 2017
Target audience: General

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