Deprivation of Liberty - Implications for Practice (for Occupational Therapists)
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 day, 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
Half day lecture, facilitated discussion and group work
Course Tutor: Martina Meenan, Nurse Education Consultant, Clinical Education Centre
Please note, places will be allocated after the closing date. You will be notified of the outcome of your application via email.
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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