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Advice and information for users sectioned under 136 of the Mental Health Act.

Compulsory admission to hospital: part 2 of the Act
Under the Mental Health Act, if you have a “mental disorder” (see Glossary), you can be admitted to hospital against your wishes (becoming a formal patient)...
Fri, Jul 17, 2015 at 2:06 PM
Mental Health Act 1983
Information about detention under the Mental Health Act. This includes the criteria for detention or ‘sectioning’, information about different sections and ...
Wed, Oct 28, 2015 at 3:08 AM
Review of Sections 135 and 136 of the Mental Health Act
Information about detention under the Mental Health Act. This includes the criteria for detention or ‘sectioning’, information about different sections and ...
Wed, Oct 28, 2015 at 3:13 AM
VoiceAbility: Independent Mental Health Advocacy
VoiceAbility: Independent Mental Health Advocacy provide IMHA services across Birmingham City. This is a statutory independent mental health advocacy servic...
Sat, Jul 14, 2018 at 12:58 PM