Report writing in court cases involving young people in England and Wales

Author(s):
Dr Enys Delmage and Dr Nick Hindley

Duration:
90 minutes

Credits:
1.5

Published:
August 2020

CPD domain:
Professional

Type:
Learning module

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This module provides information about report writing and court processes as they relate to children and young people in England and Wales.

It will offer guidance on:

  • how to structure reports for children
  • the different types of reports that are required
  • the various capacities in which psychiatrists can act.

It will also describe the types of court and provide practical information on:

  • what to consider if you are writing a report for the courts
  • situations where you may be required to provide information.

Finally, it will provide links to further sources of information.

 

 

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