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New Brunswick Mental Health Act Tribunals- Vacancy for appointment

13 October 2020

Members – all zones

Mental Health Act Tribunals are appointed under section 7.5 of the Mental Health Act. Its purpose is to review:

  • requests for involuntary admission to a psychiatric unit; and
  • authorizations for giving routine clinical medical treatment without consent in a psychiatric unit.

Current position(s) to be filled:

Members – all zones

Qualifications/Commitment:       

Member and Alternate Member:

  • Knowledge of mental health issues, as well as of the New Brunswick mental health system, would be an asset.
  • Good communication, leadership, negotiation and problem-solving skills.  
  • Availability on short notice / flexibility / initiative / interpersonal skills.

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