Wednesday, 22 August 2018
Questions without Notice
Thanks, Senator Griff. Mental health services are provided by IHMS and include a team of professionals, including mental health nurses, psychologists, counsellors and psychiatrists. Programs run by IHMS include the day program, which includes self-esteem and stress management groups, social and emotional development, and social and educational programs. Services provided on Nauru deliver a range of educational and recreational activities as well, to support transferee children on Nauru, including early childhood activities for nought- to five-year-olds, homework groups and sporting competitions, and also kids and teen clubs.