PAD Stories

"This time, with a PAD, I did not receive any treatments that I did not want. They were very respectful.  I really felt like the hospital took better care of me because I had my PAD. In fact, I think it's the best care that I've ever received."

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New Jersey Forms

The New Jersey Advance Directives for Mental Health Care Act allows you to write instructions for your psychiatric treatment in theevent that you are incapable to make or communicate those instructions.The statute also allows you to appoint an agent to instruct mentalhealth care professionals for you.  In New Jersey, this person iscalled a “mental health care representative”.  You may choose to createan instruction directive, to appoint a mental health carerepresentative, or do both.  The New Jersey Department of Mental HealthServices has published a standard form , which is recommended but not mandatory.