Mental Health: Practice, Procedure and Caselaw – 9 December



It has been estimated that one in three people are affected by mental illness in any one year.

This timely virtual classroom, presented by Scott Blair, an advocate with Terra Firma Chambers and a Legal Convener of the Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland, will consider:

  • the impact of Covid-19 on law and practice
  • MH v MHTS- anonymity and telephone hearings - the appeal story so far
  • recent UK case law
  • ECHR principles on deprivation of liberty and the treatment for mental illness
  • the impact of the UN Convention on the Rights of People With Disabilities
  • recent Scottish legislative changes and Tribunal procedure developments

Delivered live online, this virtual classroom will provide you with 3 hours’ verifiable CPD.

For more information and to book click here.