Disability experts press for alternatives to psychotropic drugs

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Since the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability was opened in late 2019, the public have heard of the mistreatment of people with disability across the country. The sixth public hearing which started earlier this week has illuminated the dangers of the overuse of Psychotropic drugs and what can be done instead.

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Friday, September 25 2020
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Featured in storyAged & Disability Advocacy Australia CEO Geoff Rowe Consultant Pharmacist Dr Manya Angley University of Melbourne professorial fellow for disability and inclusion and Clinical Psychologist, Professor Keith McVilly University of Queensland senior Research fellow and clinical Psychiatrist Dr Catherine Franklin

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