Reported attacks on mental health staff on the rise

By Natasha Boddy
Updated April 23 2018 - 8:27pm, first published September 9 2014 - 11:30pm

Staff at Canberra's adult mental health unit have filed 57 reports about attacks on workers and 37 over physical or verbal threats, with more than 17 staff taking time off due to a workplace injury in the past year.

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