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Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Bill (2013) Conference Slides


Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Bill (2013): Implications for Psychologists

On Friday the 11th of October the Division of Neuropsychology held a day of sessions by experts in the fields of Law, Age-Related Healthcare, Psychiatry, Speech and Language Therapy and Clinical Neuropsychology, with the intention of supporting Psychologists to understand the key implications of the Bill.

Slides used during the presentations are available below:

  • Dr. Eilionoir Flynn, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Disability Law and Policy, NUIG
       Presentation Slides

  • Dr. Kieran O’Driscoll, Consultant Neuropsychiatrist, Walton Centre NHS Trust (Aintree), Salford Royal NHS Trust, The David Lewis Centre (Cheshire), National Rehabilitation Hospital (Dún Laoghaire)
      Presentation Slides

  • Dr. Robert Coen, Senior Neuropsychologist, Mercers Institute for Research in Ageing, St James' Hospital, Dublin
       Presentation Slides

  • Dr. Simone Carton, Principal Clinical Neuropsychologist and Head of Department, National Rehabilitation Hospital, Dún Laoghaire
       Presentation Slides

  • Dr. Mary Davis, Principal Clinical Psychologist, Brothers of Charity Services, Galway and Aisling Dolly, Speech and Language Therapist, Brothers of Charity Services, Galway

       Presentation Slides

  • Elaine Rogers, Senior Clinical Psychologist, Brothers of Charity Services, Limerick
       Presentation Slides

  • Dr. Shaun O’Keefe, Consultant Physician and Geriatrician, Galway University Hospitals, NUIG
       Presentation Slides

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