ONE FLEW OVER THE KOOKABURRA'S NEST

By: Moylan, Kevin

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New, Revised Second Edition. Index. Kevin Moylan, former psychiatric nurse, shares his journey from junior ward assistant at Ambermere Psychiatric Hospital, Shepparton, Victoria, to his experiences in a violent and unsafe workplace in Tasmania in the nineties. Kevin lost his home, his career and suffered post traumatic stress in his efforts to highlight the patient and staff abuses within the psychiatric health system there. After he notified authorities in writing, blew the whistle, he received death threats and actual attempts on his life. This book is the result of his campaign for proper treatment of vulnerable people. 350gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 230 pages

Title: ONE FLEW OVER THE KOOKABURRA'S NEST

Author Name: Moylan, Kevin

Categories: Australia Social Issues, Psychology, Politics and Government - Australia, Australians, Biography,

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Publisher: Queensland, Fraser Island Publishing: 2017

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 29725

Keywords: Kevin Moylan Psychiatric Illness Psychiatric Nursing Psychiatric Nurse Biography Tasmania Mental Health Spencer Psychiatric Clinic Tasmania Whistleblowers Australia Patient Abuse Psychiatric Hospitals Abuse