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Mason Clinic, 2006

Mason Clinic, 2006

Judge Ken Mason, author of three influential reports on New Zealand mental health services, was the honoured guest at the opening of a new Māori mental health unit in 2006. Te Papakainga o Tane Whakapiripiri is part of the Mason Clinic, which was named after Judge Mason. It occupies part of the site of the former Carrington Hospital in West Auckland.

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Warwick Brunton, 'Mental health services - Contemporary issues', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 3 October 2023)

Story by Warwick Brunton, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 5 May 2022