Deprivation of Liberty - Implications for Practice (for Occupational Therapists)

 

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 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

Audience

Occupational Therapists

Method

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.

Cost

£105.00

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
Deprivation of Liberty for OTs Friday 9 March 2018 (a.m.)
(9.30 - 12.30)
CEC - Belfast Victoria Courtenay
Janet Hodgen
Fully Booked
Deprivation of Liberty for OTs Friday 9 March 2018 (p.m.)
(13.30 - 16.30)
CEC - Belfast Victoria Courtenay
Janet Hodgen
Deprivation of Liberty for OTs Friday 16 March 2018 (a.m.)
(9.30 - 12.30)
CEC - Altnagelvin Victoria Courtenay
Janet Hodgen