New Research Report on Policies and Practices of Financial Institutions around Substitute Decision Making

THE NHMRC PARTNERSHIP CENTRE ON DEALING WITH COGNITIVE AND RELATED FUNCTIONAL DECLINE IN OLDER PEOPLE (CDPC) The NHMRC Partnership Centre on dealing with cognitive and related functional decline in older people, has recently published a report on the policies and practices of Financial Institutions around substitute Decision Making. Capacity Australia’s Researcher, Sangita Bhatia has been one […]

National Supported Decision Making Conference – Programme at a Glance

10:00 am Registration 10:15 – 10:20 am Opening: Conjoint Prof Carmelle Peisah,  Old Age Psychiatrist, Conjoint Professor UNSW; President Capacity Australia; 10:20 – 11:00 am Keynote Address: Emeritus Professor Terry Carney AO, FAAL, The University of Sydney, NSW Australia, Visiting Research Professor, UTS, (Sydney), Past President (2005-2007) International Academy of Law and Mental Health TOPIC: […]