On 26 April 2023 the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act (2015) (the “2015 Act”) and the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Ireland) (the “2022 Amendment Act”) were commenced.
Gain a deep understanding of assisted decision making with this legal course. Learn about the rights and responsibilities involved, and develop the skills needed to support clients and their families with their informed decisions in accordance with the Assisted Decision Making Act.
This intensive one-day training programme will examine the law in relation to Consent and Capacity, reviewing the HSE National Consent Policy 2022 and ensuring delegates understand the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015 and what it will mean to them in practice.
A central theme of the training includes an in-depth discussion of the legal and ethical dilemmas presented by the issue of capacity and its assessment.
You will have the opportunity to discuss specific cases with the expert trainer and get answers on how to deal with complex situations in your line of work.
All Medical, Health and Social Care Professionals who work with Vulnerable Adults and have a particular interest in having an in-depth knowledge in:
Our training session is led by an expert solicitor and trainer and features examples and case studies to help you assess how the law applies in complex situations.
Susie Shine is a solicitor, and Director of Training with La Touche Training. Susie has been working with La Touche Training since 2008 and has overall responsibility for design, development,...Read Bio