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People’s Review of the Mental Health System

Share your story and help create a better mental-health system. The people at Action Station have teamed up with Kyle MacDonald to create a People’s Review of the Mental-Health System. They want to gather together as many personal stories as possible, to convince our politicians of the need for improvements. Their Read more →

Survey About Treatment of Sexual Abuse Victims by ACC

ACC “cold blooded” to victims by Off the Couch: Kyle MacDonald on June 18, 2012 This post appeared as an article in the Sunday Star Times on Sunday the 17th of June, 2012: click here for the original A survey around sensitive claims and the treatment of sexual abuse victims Read more →

Kyle MacDonald Comments on New Beneficiary Strategy

The following is an excerpt from Kyle MacDonald’s blog, Off the Couch. Click the link at the bottom of the post to continue reading. System failure by Off the Couch: Kyle MacDonald on May 8, 2012 “I was always taught not to raise the topics of politics, sex or money Read more →

ACC Threatens Blogger with Legal Action

Legal row over ACC blogger from Off the Couch: Kyle MacDonald on April 15, 2012. This article appeared on the Stuff website on Sunday the 15th, 2012. A senior medical officer in ACC’s sensitive claims unit has made legal threats to a blogger who posted information about his employment history, in Read more →

Off the Couch by Kyle MacDonald 22 March 2012

Where there’s smoke… by Off the Couch: Kyle MacDonald on March 22, 2012 When all this ACC carry on about Sensitive Claims kicked off in 2009, and I started this blog, I had no idea that three years later I’d still be banging on about the problems and difficulties claimants Read more →

Review of ACC Sensitive Claims

This notice relates to a survey for ACC Sensitive Claims Providers (“Counsellors”) and clients.   The last step of the Independent Clinical Review of the ACC Sensitive Claims Treatment Pathway is nearly upon us, namely the 18 month follow up review.  As part of that process representatives of the various Read more →