Mental Capacity Act Conference

Mental Capacity Act Conference Respectful – Personal – Lawful Bournemouth International Centre, Bournemouth, BH2 5BH 14th March 2018 This one day event will help you develop a greater understanding of the Mental Capacity Act and using it in practice   Why you should attend… You’ll appreciate the Mental Capacity Act and how it relates to the Human Rights Act Have increased awareness of case law and requirements for practitioners Improve your confidence in Assessing Capacity and making Best Interest Decisions     2018 Keynote Speaker- Claire De Than A Professor, Law Commissioner, Author, Legal Consultant with expertise in the Human Rights Act AFTA Thought Performance – This talented drama group who will bring to life some thought provoking scenarios to help us reflect on our practice Programme – 09.00 – 09.30 – Signing in and tea and coffee 09.30 – 09.40 – Open Conference 09.40 – 9.50 –  Welcome and Introduction 09.50 – 11.00 – Keynote speaker – Claire De Than 11.00 – 11.30 – Break 11.30 – 13.00 – AFTA Thought 13.00 – 14.00 – Lunch 14.00 – 15.00 – Workshop 1 15.00 – 15.30 –  Break 15.30 – 16.30 – Workshop 2 You will have the opportunity of attending 2 workshops which include: MCA and Assessing Capacity This session will focus the complexities and challenges of assessing capacity and the skills and knowledge needed to do that Best Interests Decision Making To consider how to approach best interest’s decision making to ensure that our practise is fully compliant with the law and keeping the person at the centre of the process Case Law Update The MCA is 10...