CAPACITY ON THE BEACH

Final workshop for the year: REGISTER NOW BEFORE WE ARE BOOKED OUT When: Friday the 11th  November, 8.30am -2pm Where: The Pavillion, Nielsen Park, Vaucluse Back by popular demand our day workshop on capacity in private practice. Suitable for general adult psychiatrists, forensic psychiatrists, old age psychiatrists, geriatricians, neurologists, rehab physicians and neuropsychologists wanting to […]

2016 Pre-Congress Workshops IPA International Congress San Francisco

IPA has long recognized capacity as an issue with clinical, ethical, medico-legal and human rights relevance to clinicians across a range of disciplines working in old age psychiatry. This year’s Conference on Capacity promises to showcase novel plenaries addressing a breadth of issues. 3rd International Conference on Capacity: Risky Business and Other Rights. The Pre-Congress […]

2016 Pre-Congress Workshops IPA International Congress San Francisco

Capacity is pleased to announce the attendance at the 2016 IPA International Congress at San Francisco on Tuesday, 6 September IPA has long recognized capacity as an issue with clinical, ethical, medico-legal and human rights relevance to clinicians across a range of disciplines working in old age psychiatry. Originally championed by Sanford Finkel (IPA Past […]

NSW Legislative Council’s Inquiry into Elder Abuse has published it’s report – General Purpose Standing Committee No 2 Report No. 44

The General Purpose Standing Committee No. 2 Report no. 44 titled ‘Elder abuse in NSW’. This report, available on their website, was tabled with the Clerk of the Legislative Council on 24 June 2016. The report and it’s 11 recommendations are now with the Government for consideration. Recommendation 9 is relating to Financial Abuse and raising awareness, through […]

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A sincere thanks to Asquith Probus

Professor Carmelle Peisah, on behalf of Capacity Australia, would like to sincerely thank the members of Asquith Probus for their commitment to and generous support of Capacity Australia’s efforts to combat elder abuse in Australia, as part of our initiatives for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June, 2016.