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Suspension of detention

… before being revised and updated in 2021. … Suspension of detention Scotland s mental health rehabilitation wards … Introduction Scottish Government guidance on suspension of detention What is suspension of detention Who suspends detention Granting suspension of …

Published 20 Jan, 2022 | .pdf, 1 MB


Emergency detention certificates revoked by approved medical practitioners

… An analysis of emergency detention certificates that were revoked by approved medical … and Karthik Bommu. … VISIT AND MONITORING REPORT Emergency detention certificates revoked by AMPs An Analysis of emergency detention certificates revoked by approved medical …

Published 6 May, 2013 | .pdf, 699.4 KB


How long do short term detentions last and how do they end?

… a person’s care and treatment should regularly review the detention. … Mental Welfare Commission Research Brief July … a person s care and treatment should regularly review the detention Indeed the Act requires that the psychiatrist keeps the need for detention under review As soon as the person no longer needs …

Published 14 Oct, 2021 | .pdf, 204.1 KB


Immediate re-detention

… the incidence of immediate re-detentions under short term detention certificates, particularly where a compulsory … order was refused by the Tribunal. … Immediate re-detention K A report into the incidence of immediate re-detentions under short term detention certificates Who we are and what we do We put …

Published 31 Oct, 2012 | .pdf, 210.3 KB


Emergency detention

… A report into the use of detention certificates for people who are already in hospital. … Emergency detention A report into the emergency detention of people who are already in hospital MONITORING …

Published 31 Oct, 2012 | .pdf, 429.2 KB


The use of the Mental Health Act in Scotland during the Covid-19 pandemic

… this is a clear increase The rise was seen on all types of detention from shorter to longer periods of detention The difference from the most recent year compared … to the average year-on-year change was for Emergency Detention Certificates EDCs average for Short Term Detention

Published 29 Jul, 2021 | .pdf, 1.5 MB


Death in detention monitoring

… causes of death. … VISIT AND MONITORING REPORT Death in detention monitoring Contents Report background All … An additional individuals were in the community because detention in hospital had been suspended for a period of time … treatment order were detained under a short term detention certificate Two were detained under an emergency …

Published 13 Mar, 2014 | .pdf, 597.7 KB


Deaths in Detention Reviews information to health boards

… to the Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland Deaths in Detention Reviews Mental Health Homicide Reviews Background … or in the community, including those who had their detention suspended)”. This is in the context of the work … 2020) all deaths of patients subject to mental health detention or a community based order under the 2003 Act of …

Published 5 Mar, 2020 | docx, 68.2 KB


Characteristics of young people detained under the Mental Health Act in Scotland, 2015-2019

… health and young people International studies - the use of detention Factors associated with involuntary hospitalisation … Demographics and related information of the sample Time of detention and safety of patient Self-harming behaviour … behaviour Impact of detentions and variations in detention practice Limitations Recommendations Executive …

Published 15 Oct, 2020 | .pdf, 1.5 MB


Mental Health Act monitoring 2013/2014

… of civil compulsory treatment initiated - Emergency detention by age and gender - EDCs with and without MHO consent by NHS Board - EDCs by pre-detention status and MHO consent to detention - EDCs by time of granting of certificate and MHO …

Published 9 Oct, 2014 | .pdf, 1.1 MB