Deprivation of Liberty: Implications for Practice (Half Day Awareness Session)

 

Purpose

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

Learning Outcomes

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

Audience

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.

Method

Lecture, facilitated discussion and group work

Cost

£50.00

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
Wednesday 22 November 2017
(9.30am - 12.30pm)
CEC - Altnagelvin Martina Meenan
Briege Bradley
New Mental Health Registrants- SHSCT Commencing November 2017 Wednesday 22 November 2017
(9.30 - 12.30)
CEC - Craigavon Stephen Hamilton
Hazel Conn
Wednesday 17 January 2018
(9.30 -12.30)
CEC - Belfast Janet McCusker
Heather Brennan
For Muckamore Abbey Staff only Friday 2nd February 2018
(09:30 - 12:30)
Muckamore Abbey Hospital Janet McCusker
Heather Brennan
Thursday 22 March 2018
(1.30 - 4.30pm)
Tyrone & Fermanagh Hospital Moira Mallon
Stella McFadden
Wednesday 25 April 2018
(9.30 - 12.30 )
CEC - Belfast Janet McCusker
Heather Brennan
Thursday 21 June 18
(1.30 - 4.30 )
CEC - Craigavon Janet McCusker
Heather Brennan