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30578 Conferences

Mental health issues and the administration of justice

Added by admin on 2009-09-13

Conference Dates:

Start Date Start Date: 2010-02-18
Last Date Last Day: 2010-02-20
Deadline for abstracts/proposals Deadline for abstracts/proposals: 2009-07-24

Conference Contact Info:

Contact Person Contact Person: Jane Battersby
Email Email: aija@law.monash.edu.au
Address Address: Langham Hotel, 83 Symonds Street, Auckland, New Zealand

Conference Description:

The Australasian Institute of Judicial Administration is pleased to present a conference on ‘Mental Health Issues and the Administration of Justice’.

The organising committee for the conference has identified several issues facing courts and tribunals relevant to the conference, namely:
1. Mental health and criminal proceedings
2. Guardianship and administration
3. Sentencing of offenders with mental illnesses
4. Loneliness and other social problems related to mental illness
5. Mental health issues in prisons
6. Querulous and vexatious litigants
7. Mental health courts
8. Risk assessment and management for courts and tribunals including the role of
health professionals
9. Compulsory treatment of persons with mental illnesses
10. Substance abuse and mental illness
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