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 […]

Capacity Australia Annual National Conference on Decision Making in Dementia

‘Everyone has the right to make their own Decisions’. Capacity Australia is delighted to invite delegates to register now.
Our Keynote speaker is Associate Professor Elsie Hui Chinese University on “End of Life Decisions in Dementia “

Giving an edge to Financial Services – Workshop

Friday, August 12, 2016 – Friday, August 12, 2016 105-153 Miller Street Map and Directions | Register Description: Friday, August, 12th 2016   Venue:  The Boardroom, MLC North Sydney. Description: Protect your clients against Financial abuse. Giving an edge to financial service providers for their ageing or disabled clients This Conference will educate professionals in the […]

Giving an edge to Financial Services – Workshop. This event has now been cancelled

Thursday, November 3, 2016 – Thursday, November 3, 2016 105-153 Miller Street Map and Directions | Register Description: Thursday, November, 3rd 2016   Venue:  The Boardroom, MLC North Sydney. Description:  Protect your clients against Financial abuse Giving an edge to financial service providers for their ageing or disabled clients This Conference will educate professionals in the […]

Talking Death and Death Law – Minimising Doctor Risk.

Monday, May 2, 2016 – Monday, May 2, 2016 King George Square Map and Directions | Register Description: Doctors are in unique positions due their skill set, and are obligated to talk about death and advance planning with their patients, even those whose death is not immediately imminent. In 2014, White et al (MJA 2014; […]

Hong Kong Psychogeriatric Association (HKPGA) Pre-Conference Workshop on Mental Capacities and Capacity

Conference/Tripartite Meeting with Mainland China and Taiwan held between 4-5th December 2015  in Hong Kong  – workshop and materials developed and presented by Professor Peisah Capacity & rights in older people – what is the role of the health professional ? The 10 Commandments of Capacity The Tests Capacity and Dementia Mini-legal kit Series 1.10 […]

Workshop for the Financial Services Sector presented by Capacity Australia

Thursday, February 18, 2016 – Thursday, February 18, 2016 200 Miller St, Map and Directions | Register Description: Giving an edge to financial service providers for their ageing or disabled clients This Conference will educate professionals in the Financial Services Sector on Dementia, Financial abuse and Supported Decision Making. In 2016 we are still experiencing increased […]

Assessing Capacity Workshop proposed in Perth on 8 June 2015

Assessing Capacity Workshop planned to be held in Perth, WA. Date proposed 8 June 2015   Topic covered to include but are not limited to:- Introduction to capacity How to assess capacity, and the legal tests (Guardianship, Financial management, Informed consent, sexuality, end of life, Powers of Attorney, Wills) Report Writing and The Expert Witness Role Let’s […]

Perth Workshop – 8 June 2015

Assessing Capacity Workshop in association with the WA Health will be held on 8 June 2015 in Perth, WA   Topic covered include, but not limited to:- Introduction to capacity How to assess capacity, and the legal tests (Guardianship, Financial management, Informed consent, sexuality, end of life, Powers of Attorney, Wills) Report Writing and The Expert […]

1st Annual International Capacity Conference was a Huge Success in September 2014

The 1st Annual International Capacity Conference “Capacity, Ethics and the Prevention of Abuse” was held in Hong Kong on 20th September 2014 and the event was a huge success. Experts from around the world joined to discuss matters related to human rights and decision-making capacity and positive feedback has arrived that we would like to share with all.