Are you delivering front line health and care services? Do you work with Local Authorities to arrange health and care services? Are you a manager or a leader who wants to learn more about human rights law to support your team make those tricky day to day decisions? Decisions about capacity, relationships, contact with family, choice, deprivation of liberty...

This course offers participants a practical framework; building the knowledge and confidence of practitioners and planners to use human rights day to day to improve health and care services. 

Previous learners have included Nurses, GP's, Social Workers, Residential Care staff, Mental Capacity Leads, Mental Health Leads, Best Interest Assessors, Housing Officers.

We welcome all who work in health and care and use a range of examples to ensure this is relevant to practice. 

Human Rights Based Approach to Person Centred Care

Course             Human Rights Based Approach to Person Centred Care

For                   Health and Social care providers and planners 

Venue              Leigh Day (London Office) Priory House, 25 St. John’s Lane, London EC1M 4LB

Dates               This is a one day course (10am-4pm) and will be run on Wednesday 4th March 2020

Cost                £150 per participant

This course will:

  • Give participants a solid understanding of their legal duties under the Human Rights Act and what this duty looks like in practice 
  • Show how a human rights approach can support person centered care 
  • Show how a human rights approach can help services navigate other legal frameworks (such as the Mental Health Act or Mental Capacity Act)
  • Illustrate key human rights with real examples of human rights in practice
  • Learn how to use a practical framework for making human rights based decisions about service provision

Quotes from recent course participants

"Well delivered and thought provoking. I am now really keen to think how we can frame all of our policies from a human rights perspective." NHS Commissioner

"I thought the whole programme was well designed and the interactive sessions were really helpful"  Health Care Manager

" I was challenging things using emotional language and not being listened to. I realise now I can use legal language and be more effective" Mental Health Nurse

"Enjoyed the whole programme. Gained more confidence and knowledge about human rights law and how it shapes our service practice. Excellent trainer." Health Care Manager 

As always our 15% for small voluntary organisations will apply, please get in touch with [email protected] with your job title and organisation and we will be get touch with how you can book reduced places.

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