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In this webinar, partnered with Elevation Recruitment, Tom Draper, Toby Pochron and Lee Williams from the Sheffield Employment Team will be exploring some of the issues faced by employers when it comes to managing mental health and wellbeing issues in the workplace. The topics being discussed will include: Spotting mental health and wellbeing issues in the workplace Promoting a healthy and inclusive working […]

The Mental Capacity Act 2005 confirms how we should approach assessing capacity to make decisions. Capacity is decision specific and can fluctuate and change over time. For example, a client may have capacity to sign their Will may not be able to manage their property and affairs more generally. I recently worked on a case […]

A recent Court of Protection case (A county council v LW and another) [2020] involved a 60 year old woman detained under the Mental Health Act 1983 in an emaciated condition and with extremely poor personal hygiene. The facility at which she was detained was not equipped for her needs and the Court needed to […]

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