Mental Health

& Justice

A multi-disciplinary research initiative, addressing a cluster of public policy challenges that arise at the complex interface where mental health and mental healthcare interact with principles of human rights.

Elisa van der Plas, Metacognition

Some questions about us, Mark Titchner, (2019). Credit: Daniel Regan.

Recent activity

Alex Ruck Keene in conversation with Hanna Kienzler

30 April 2021 | Workstream 6

Capacity and independence in crisis situations: in conversation with Hanna Kienzler

News

25 January 2021 | Gareth Owen

Mental Health and Justice publication milestone

Latest publication

Nuala Kane, Alex Ruck Keene, Gareth Owen, Scott Y. H. Kim

Applying decision-making capacity criteria in practice: A content analysis of court judgments

PLOS ONE, 5 Feb 2021 [link]

Nuala Kane, Alex Ruck Keene, Gareth Owen, Scott Y. H. Kim

Applying decision-making capacity criteria in practice: A content analysis of court judgments

PLOS ONE, 5 Feb 2021 [link]

Mental Health and Justice brings together a unique collaboration to address two fundamental duties: the duty to protect people in contexts where they can be vulnerable, and the duty to respect their agency and autonomy.

The project comprises 6 inter-related research strands, called workstreams

Supporting Legal Capacity

Community Participation

Advance Directives

Insight

Metacognition

Contested Assessment

Supporting Legal Capacity

Community Participation

Advance Directives

Insight

Metacognition

Contested Assessment

Supporting Legal Capacity

Community Participation

Advance Directives

Insight

Metacognition

Contested Assessment

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