Mental Health and Human Rights: London Tuesday 27th September 10am-4pm Do you work on mental health and/or mental capacity issues?Would you like to learn about how you could use human rights in your work? This free learning event is open to anyone working on mental health and/or mental capacity issues. It will focus on how you can use human rights in your work to design and deliver rights-respecting services, or use human rights to negotiate with services for better outcomes for patients. Whether you work in service design or delivery, for an advocacy or support group, as a regulator, Commissioner or for a national organisation, come along and discuss how a human rights approach could help improve services in your local area. The event will cover: an introduction to human rights and the Human Rights Act key rights for mental health/capacity using human rights in your work a local action plan on improving mental health/capacity services Whether you're already familiar with human rights, or a complete beginner, come along and join the discussions. We look forward to seeing you there. We are aware that some people attempting to book a place via NHS servers are having difficulty using our website. If you are struggling to make your booking, you can reserve a place via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that this is event is now fully subscribed. To be added to the waiting list, please email Jasmine at email@example.com We hope to be able to offer you a place nearer the time. Alternatively, please book onto one of our other events taking place across England here: https://www.bihr.org.uk/Pages/Events/Category/mental-health-and-capacity "Great trainers, thought-provoking and made relevant to our work. Really well delivered" - Caroline, health and social care worker "This is an excellent, clear, concise, thought-provoking course that is well worth attending." - Claire, health and social care worker "Both trainers were confident, knowledgeable and delivered the subject strongly and sensitively. If I had a human rights issue I'd want them to help me" - Maria, health and social care worker The event is only open to those who work in mental health and/or mental capacity, and due to demand we have to restrict bookings to a maximum of four per organisation. Become a Friend of BIHR Become a Friend of BIHR by donating from £5 a month, or £2 if you are on low income. You can become a Legal Friend of BIHR, if you are an individual lawyer or working in law, by donating £10 a month. You can also chose your own donation amount, or to donate annually. Find out more Booking for this event has now closed.