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Children with mental disorder and the law

Anthony Harbour

Children with mental disorder and the law

a guide to law and practice

by Anthony Harbour

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Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mentally ill children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Grezat Britain,
  • Mental health laws -- Grezat Britain,
  • Mentally Ill Persons -- legislation & jurisprudence -- Great Britain,
  • Adolescent -- Great Britain,
  • Child -- Great Britain,
  • Child Welfare -- legislation & jurisprudence -- Great Britain,
  • Disabled Children -- legislation & jurisprudence -- Great Britain,
  • Mental Competency -- legislation & jurisprudence -- Great Britain,
  • Mental Health Services -- legislation & jurisprudence -- Great Britain,
  • Patient Rights -- legislation & jurisprudence -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAnthony Harbour.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ502.G7 H37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24058596M
    ISBN 109781843105763
    LC Control Number2007047776
    OCLC/WorldCa181903925

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    Mental Health Needs of Juvenile Offenders Mental Health Needs of Juvenile Offenders Approximately one in four suffers from a mental illness plans before the child reaches the court. The law was intended to ensure prompt assessment, which canFile Size: 2MB. Buy the Paperback Book Mental Disorder and the Law: A Primer For Legal And Mental Health Professionals by Hy Bloom at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.


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When a loved one with mental illness comes into contact with the law, trying to advocate for them can be an overwhelming and frustrating endeavor. Mental illness adds a layer of complexity to legal processes, and the justice system can be downright bewildering, even for the most well-intentioned/5(6).

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Child Mental Health and the Law addresses the need for a comprehensive, up-to-date text that describes the evolution of child mental health law and the relevance of. It involved children’s mental health treatment, confidentiality for these children, and an overview of the effect that trauma can have on children and their mental health treatment.

Robert Connor, the chair of the Mental Health Law Section Council, introduced the speakers. About The Book The legal aspects of child mental health have changed in recent years, yet many who deal professionally with disturbed children are ill Released on: J   This book covers all issues, from the informal and compulsory care and treatment of people with mental disorders, decision-making on behalf of people who lack the capacity to make decisions for themselves, the safeguards against unjustified deprivation of liberty, the role of mental health professionals, doctors and families in making these 5/5(5).

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Receive services appropriate for their age and culture. Understand treatment options and alternatives. Mental health and law intersect in a multitude of ways. The two disciplines ought to constantly inform and transform one another. For example, changes in the understanding of the etiology, clinical manifestation, treatment modalities, and rehabilitation of mental disorders necessitate changes in the way law views issues related to mental : G Gopalakrishnan.B was an eight-year-old boy admitted to a child and adolescent mental health in-patient unit as an emergency, because of extremely challenging behaviour.

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Contents: Part One: General issues Mental health, law, and children: A brief overview / Edward P. Mulvey, N. Dickon Reppucci, and Lois A. Weithorn Children's capacities in legal contexts / Lois A. Withorn --Part Two: Children .