Materials

Thank you for joining us for training on 12 and 13 February 2018. 

To download a copy of the exercises and activities, click here

To download a copy of the answer guide to all the exercises and activities in your handout, click here.  

 

Podcasts

We have a great selection of podcasts to get you started on the Mental Capacity Act 2005, ranging from the five principles to assessing capacity and making best interests decisions, exclusively for General Visitors at the OPG


In our first podcast, we explore the importance of assuming mental capacity under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.


In our second podcast we explore what it means to support decision making under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.


In our third podcast we explore how you should treat unwise decisions under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.


In our fourth podcast we explore how to make best interests decisions under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.


In our fifth podcast we explore why it is important to consider less restrictive options under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.


In the first of our two part podcast, we explore how to assess mental capacity under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.


In the second of our two part podcast, we explore how to assess mental capacity under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.


In the first of our two part podcast, we explore how to take a checklist approach to making best interests decisions.


In the second of our two part podcast, we explore how to take a checklist approach to making best interests decisions.


In this podcast, we explore lasting powers of attorney and being a certificate provider.


In the first of our two part podcast, we explore the meaning of deprivation of liberty.


In the second of our two part podcast, we explore the process for seeking a standard authorisation under the DoLS scheme.


Have a suggestion for a podcast on the Mental Capacity Act 2005 or the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards?  Get in touch and we'll do our best to include it in one of our future podcasts.