SCIE – Mental Capacity Act (MCA) Resource
- The Mental Capacity Act (MCA) 2005 applies to everyone involved in the care, treatment and support of people aged 16 and over living in England and Wales who are unable to make all or some decisions for themselves.
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Following the Supreme Court decision in Cheshire West, which greatly expanded the definition of restriction of liberty to the point where the system has almost entirely broken down due to the huge increase in volume, the Law Commission have published an interim report on Deprivation of Liberty. 1,608 more words
During 2015 the Kent and Medway Learning Disability Community of Practice in partnership with East Kent Hospitals Clinical Education and three experts by experience have been running half day workshops for mainstream healthcare professionals. 113 more words
Hello, my name is Anna and I am third year trainee clinical psychologist at Lancaster University. In August last year one of the clinical tutors at Lancaster University, Ste Weatherhead (@SteWeatherhead), circulated an email to second year Lancaster DClinPsy trainees that highlighted figures from the… 643 more words