Carter Brown to help with MoJ expert witness research
Carter Brown is a member of a consortium led by Coventry University – in partnership with Forensic Psychology Practice Limited…Read...
Published: 05th April 2017
Requests to assess capacity often appear deceptively simple, but the area can be a minefield with various Acts of Parliament applying as well as the usual accretions of Common Law. Galen’s event, an “Assessments of Capacity” workshop, explored the scope of instructions to assess capacity, traps for the unwary and the implications for best practice in the civil, criminal and family courts.
The workshop proceeded through a number of sections with the same format to each – Galen provided a briefing for each, following which participants explored the relevant issues and shared their own experiences.
The workshop received 100% positive feedback with all aspects of the day being described as either ‘good’ or ‘excellent’ by the delegates:
We have many more up and coming events this year, suitable for all expert types, both internally and externally. For more information on these and to book your place, please visit our website, or contact James Phillips by email or call on 01623 661089.