Restrictive Practices Issues Paper – Royal Commission

The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability (the Royal Commission) has released their latest Issues Paper which looks at the use and impact of restrictive practices on people with disability. The Royal Commission want to know about the effects of restrictive practice on people with disability and are interested […]

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Consultation: Developing a definition and measurement of environmental restraint.

Posted by DARU March 8, 2019 The NDIS Disability Restrictive Practices and Behaviour Support Rules 2018 include environmental restraint as a reportable restraint from 1 July 2019. Dr Ben Richardson from Nous Group has been contracted to operationalise a definition of environmental restraint which will be used to develop, user-test and validate a measure of […]

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Office of the Senior Practitioner (SA) Restrictive Practice documents

Restrictive Practice documents:  The Office of the Senior Practitioner (OSP) has released two new guides for the South Australian Disability Services Sector: The Human Rights Guide for the South Australian Disability Service Sector assists service providers in developing and implementing their human rights policies and practices. It also provides a framework for the second document. […]

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