Restrictive Practices Resources

National Framework for Reducing and Eliminating the Use of Restrictive Practices in the Disability Service Sector

Restrictive Practices Reference Guide for the South Australian Disability Service Sector – 2017

Safeguarding People with Disability from Restrictive Practices – 2017

Roadmap resource for achieving dignity without restraint, 2012. – Office of the Senior Practitioner.

Guardian Consent for Restrictive Practices in Disability Settings. Resources. – Office of the Public Advocate, SA.

Restrictive Practices and Guardianship – NSW Civil Administrative Tribunal.

Guardian for Restrictive Practices – QLD Civil Administrative Tribunal.

Evidence-based guidelines to reduce the need for restrictive practices in the disability sector – A Guide for Psychologists, 2011

Zero  Tolerance Framework – A 30-minute video based e-learning program for disability support workers. Three modules with printable worksheets help facilitate personal and group reflection and a commitment to action.

Exploring Risk: A Zero Tolerance Research Report by NDS – Zero Tolerance provides guidance for providers of disability services across Australia on the range of actions required to prevent abuse and improve responses for victims. It offers a curriculum of safeguarding topics for CEOs, boards, senior managers and frontline staff to address as part of their safeguarding approaches.

Safeguarding People Living with Disability from Abuse – A Worker’s Guide to Safe-Guarding People Living with Disability from Abuse: to promote the skills and confidence of workers in the field of disability.