This package is designed for those considering the need to use of a Restrictive Intervention.

The package is designed to be worked through to help determine which pathway you are required to follow and what documentation you will be required to provide if you decide to make an application for the use of a Restrictive Intervention.

The checklist at the end of the document will also help you determine if your application is ready for forwarding, or if additional information needs to be collected or a referral made.

If you have any questions, contact details are provided at the end of the documentation. Please work through the checklist at the end of the documentation to ensure your application will be complete.

Please note:
Environmental and personal restrictive interventions require APPLICATION for approval for use.

The following practices require NOTIFICATION to the Senior Practitioner but not approval:

  • Interventions in place for safe transportation
  • Interventions required for therapeutic reasons