Mental Health

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Adults, Mental Health

Urgent deprivation of liberty cases ‘not signed off for seven months’

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Adults, Mental Health

Mental health patients ‘detained after refusing out-of-area beds’

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Adults, Mental Health

DoLS checks ‘exposing care failings missed by other assessments’

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Adults, Mental Health

Thousands of ‘unnecessary’ DoLS inquests causing families distress

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Adults, Mental Health

Warning over ‘severe’ AMHP shortages as hundreds leave

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Mental Health

‘Overwhelming but exciting’: inside social work’s latest graduate scheme

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Children, Mental Health

Guide to the law on deprivation of liberty of children

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Adults, Mental Health

‘Demands of deprivation of liberty cases mean delays are inevitable’

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Adults, Mental Health, Workforce

Guidance on applying the law on deprivation of liberty

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Adults, Mental Health, Workforce

Resources to resolve your mental capacity and DoLS practice issues

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Mental Health

Chief executive of under fire Southern Health keeps job

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Adults, Mental Health

How to manage deprivations of liberty outside of the DoLS framework

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Adults, Mental Health

Ruling on privately-funded care adds to deprivation of liberty caseloads

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Adults, Mental Health

Government to face legal challenge over deprivation of liberty safeguards funding

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Adults, Mental Health

‘How proposals to reform deprivation of liberty have been pared back to cut costs’

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Adults, Mental Health, Workforce

Frustrated by media portrayals of social work, I invited a journalist to see what we do…

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