Mental Health Law and Capacity Law Conference 2018

 

Saturday 12 May 2018

 

Conference Programme

     
 

Speakers

     
  Ms Freda McKittrick, Head of Barnardos Guardian ad Litem Service: ‘Catching or Falling? The experience of working with children in the Mental Health and Child Care Systems’
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Video
 
  Ms Katharine Kelleher, Partner, Comyn Kelleher Tobin, Solicitors, Cork: ‘Section 25 Mental Health Act 2001 in practice from a legal perspective’
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Video
 
  Dr Anne Jeffers, Consultant Psychiatrist: ‘Learning from the Patient: Experience with the College of Psychiatrists of Ireland REFOCUS Group’
Slides
Video
 
  Dr Lisa Butterly, Historian: ‘A Jury of My Peers’  
Video
 
  Ms Patricia Hickey, General Solicitor for Minors and Wards of Court: Introductory Remarks  
 
  Mr Michael Lynn, Senior Counsel: ‘Recent Developments in Mental Health Law’
Slides
 
  Ms Brid Breathnach, Deputy Official Solicitor and Senior Civil Litigation Lawyer, Office of the Official Solicitor, London: ‘Serious medical treatment applications in the Court of Protection in England and Wales - a practitioner's perspective’
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Video
 
  Ms Áine Hynes, Partner, St. John Solicitors, Dublin: ‘Dealing with Capacity Issues in Practice - Recent Developments’
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Video
 

Thanks to Deirdre Kelleher and Pat Rice of UCC School of Law for all their help.   

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Irish Mental Health Lawyers Association

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