Medico-Legal Masterclasses - 7 sessions

08Sep

Masterclasses - All

Location Online Webinar
CPD One CPD point per hour of training subject to peer approval
Masterclasses All - Consultant Fee£375.00
Masterclasses All - SAS/Higher Trainee/Retired/Sub Fee£280.00
Masterclasses All - Core Trainee/FY/Medical Student Fee£185.00
Masterclasses All - Non Member Fee£500.00
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Medico-Legal Masterclasses - 7 sessions

Event Information

Medico-Legal Masterclasses – led by the South Eastern Division

7 Masterclasses – themes include:

Masterclass 1 – Medico-legal issues in liaison psychiatry (8 September 2022 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm)
  • A&E
  • ECT
  • Detention under MHA/DOLS
  • Tx under MHA/MCA
Masterclass 2 – Doing a good Mental Health Act assessment (6 October 2022 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm)
  • S135 S136
  • Section 2 or Section 3
  • Place of Safety, including Tx
  • Other holding powers (S. 5 MHA)
Masterclass 3 – Medico-legal issues in CAMHS (10/11/2022 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm)
  • Initial detention
  • Treatment
  • PR Agreement to admission & treatment
  • CETR
  • Tx in the community
  • Children Act
  • Court of Protection
  • Gillick competence
  • Q&A
Masterclass 4 – CTO vs extended s.17: which to use? (02/02/2023 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm)
  • 2 Psychiatrists on a medical perspective
  • Treatment and is it effective
  • CTOs and DOLS
  • Guardianship Orders
  • Tx on supervised discharge
Masterclass 5 – Working as a medico-legal expert (09/03/2023 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm)
  • What is an expert witness?
  • What sorts of cases do experts get involved in?
  • What are the rules governing expert practice?
  • How do you get started?
  • Getting instructed
  • Collecting and analysing the evidence
  • Writing a report
  • Answering questions
  • Expert joint statements
  • Appearing in Court
  • Business matters
  • CPD and appraisal
  • Useful resources
Masterclass 6 – Tribunal reports and hearings (20/04/2023 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm)
  • FTTMH procedures and rules
  • Written evidence
  • Oral evidence
  • Legal Arguments
Masterclass 7 – Capacity assessments: exactly how, when, and by whom should they be done? (08/06/2023 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm)
  • Capacity assessments
  • Capacity (insight) and the MHA assessment
  • Capacity and treatment
  • Capacity and FTTMH

Masterclasses can be booked individually and all events will be recorded. For more information, please contact Karen Morgan.

Georga Godwin – MHA Solicitor/Barrister

Dr Hugh Series – LLP and Consultant Psychiatrist

Judge Theresa Munby

Dr Jessica Harris – Liaison Psychiatrist

Dr Iyer Anupama – CAMHS Psychiatrist

2 Consultant Specialists – TBC

AMHP – TBC

This webinar will be via Zoom.

Please ensure that your system allows you to use Zoom when booking the event.

A joining link will be sent approximately 1 week before the event.

All Masterclasses will be recorded and delegates will have individual access to the recording.

For further information, please contact:

Email: karen.morgan@rcpsych.ac.uk

Event Location

Location: Online Webinar

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