Accredited Expert Mental Capacity Assessors

Our qualified experienced and registered Social Workers complete all of our mental capacity assessments.

We provide a relaxed and informal approach to ensure you have the best opportunity and help in making decisions. 

In Person Mental Capacity Assessment

Our assessors ensure any assessment is therapeutic in nature, the Mental Capacity Act (2005) promotes the concept of supporting people to make their own decisions, it's not about removing your ability to make decisions.

 

Our assessments usually take place in the individuals home, whether this is a private residence or a care home, although on occasion it's necessary for assessments to take place in hospitals or in private organised rooms such as hotel meeting rooms.

 

An assessment, will, on average take approximately 1 hour and our experienced Social Workers try to ensure it is a comfortable and relaxed experience, its important to us that the individual feels confident enough to engage with us, as it is only that way we can get a true understanding of someone’s capacity.

Capacity Access Social Media

Social Media is a large part of modern-day life and can be an excellent way for people to stay in touch, create new relationships, and engage in communities.

 

The Mental Capacity Act (2005) and relevant case law identified in 2019 are based on our mental capacity assessments. As technology advances, access to Social Media, of all varieties, creates different choices, risks, and opportunities for disabled people.

 

As such, our Social Workers work towards promoting independence while adhering to the Mental Capacity Act (2005) principles and ensuring every practicable step is taken to allow an individual; to make their own decisions when it comes to accessing social media. 

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Telehealth Mental Capacity Assessment

via secure video link

Face to face mental capacity assessments are always going to be best practice. However, in those instances where this is not feasible, we offer a safe, secure and professional online mental capacity assessment via our integrated telehealth service.

 

As with our face to face assessments, our qualified experienced and registered Social Workers complete all of our telehealth mental capacity assessments. We provide a relaxed and informal approach to ensure you have the best opportunity and help in making decisions.

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