Deprivation of Liberty: Implications for Practice (Half Day Awareness Session)
To increase participant awareness and knowledge of mental capacity assessment, consent and deprivation of liberty in light of human rights legislation and other interim local guidance
By the end of the study session, participants will be able to:
- Explore and discuss the deprivation of liberty continuum
- Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the principles of mental capacity assessment and consent
- Identify examples of deprivation of liberty within the care environment and explore less restrictive interventions within the context of human rights legislation
- Apply appropriate interventions that conform with the relevant legal principles in light of human rights legislation and interim local guidance for Northern Ireland/United Kingdom
Any Healthcare Professional desiring or requiring an increased awareness of mental capacity assessment, consent and deprivation of liberty and their implications for clinical practice: NB. this half day awareness session does not include conducting a mental capacity assessment; this will be provided in the one day programme.
Lecture, facilitated discussion and group work
Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.
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|Label||Dates & Times||Venue||Facilitator||Administrator|
Tuesday 7 November 2017
(9.30 - 12.30)
|CEC - Altnagelvin||
|For Muckamore Abbey Staff only||
Friday 2nd February 2018
(09:30 - 12:30)
|Muckamore Abbey Hospital||
Thursday 22 March 2018
(1.30 - 4.30pm)
|Tyrone & Fermanagh Hospital||