LSLAP Manual: Mental Health Law
This chapter is from the manual used by law students handling cases at the LSLAP program legal clinics. It provides an overview of the law governing mental health facility admissions/discharges, the rights of the mentally disadvantaged, and the implications of mental disorder in other areas of law.View PDF
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- UBC Law Students' Legal Advice Program (LSLAP)
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- LSLAP Manual, mental health, patient's rights, incapacity, capacity, human rights, wills, estates, involuntary admission, consent to treatment, fitness to stand trial
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