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Your rights under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35534
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
1146
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This pamphlet explains the ways that a person may be admitted to a psychiatric hospital under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act. It also explains a patient's rights under the Act and provides a contact number for more information. The French version of this pamphlet 2183, "Vos droits - En vertu de la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique obligatoire (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act)," is also available.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services
Alternate Title
Your rights under IPTA
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Patient Rights
Commitment of Mentally Ill - legislation & jurisprudence
Subjects (LCSH)
Patients--Legal status, laws, etc
Mentally ill--Commitment and detention
Abstract
This pamphlet explains the ways that a person may be admitted to a psychiatric hospital under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act. It also explains a patient's rights under the Act and provides a contact number for more information. The French version of this pamphlet 2183, "Vos droits - En vertu de la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique obligatoire (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act)," is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: NSHA Legal Services
Pamphlet Number
1146
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Vos droits : en vertu de la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique obligatoire (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act)

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37330
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
2183
Available Online
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Ce dépliant explique comment une personne peut être admise dans un hôpital psychiatrique en vertu de la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique obligatoire (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act). Il explique également les droits d'un patient en vertu de cette loi et fournit les numéros à joindre pour obtenir plus d'information. ; This pamphlet is a French translation of "Your Rights - Under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act" pamphlet 1146. This pamphlet explains the ways that a person may …
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services
Alternate Title
Your rights under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act
Your rights under IPTA
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Patient Rights
Commitment of Mentally Ill - legislation & jurisprudence
Subjects (LCSH)
Patients--Legal status, laws, etc
Mentally ill--Commitment and detention
Abstract
Ce dépliant explique comment une personne peut être admise dans un hôpital psychiatrique en vertu de la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique obligatoire (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act). Il explique également les droits d'un patient en vertu de cette loi et fournit les numéros à joindre pour obtenir plus d'information.
This pamphlet is a French translation of "Your Rights - Under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act" pamphlet 1146. This pamphlet explains the ways that a person may be admitted to a psychiatric hospital under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act. It also explains a patient's rights under the Act and provides a contact number for more information.
Responsibility
Prepared by: NSHA Legal Services
Pamphlet Number
2183
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East Coast Forensic Hospital : Forensic Assessment Corrections Treatment (FACT) Unit

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37574
Nova Scotia Health Authority. East Coast Forensic Hospital. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
2276
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The Forensic Assessment Corrections Treatment (FACT) Unit Program is available at the East Coast Forensic Hospital. The FACT Unit is a 24-bed psychiatric assessment unit. Patients on this unit may be: remanded (sent back) from the judicial system for a court ordered assessment or admitted from a provincial correctional facility (prison) for treatment after becoming mentally ill. Program expectations and a list of community supports are provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. East Coast Forensic Hospital
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (12 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Correctional Facilities
Subjects (LCSH)
Mental health facilities--Discharge planning
Prisoners--Mental health services
Abstract
The Forensic Assessment Corrections Treatment (FACT) Unit Program is available at the East Coast Forensic Hospital. The FACT Unit is a 24-bed psychiatric assessment unit. Patients on this unit may be: remanded (sent back) from the judicial system for a court ordered assessment or admitted from a provincial correctional facility (prison) for treatment after becoming mentally ill. Program expectations and a list of community supports are provided.
Notes
Previous title: East Coast Forensic Hospital : Forensic Assessment Corrections Treatment (FACT) Unit Program
Responsibility
Prepared by: East Coast Forensic Hospital
Pamphlet Number
2276
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East Coast Forensic Hospital : Family and Friends

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37575
Nova Scotia Health Authority. East Coast Forensic Hospital. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
2277
Available Online
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This pamphlet is for family and friends of patients in the Forensic Assessment Corrections Treatment (FACT) Unit Program available at the East Coast Forensic Hospital. The FACT Unit is a 24-bed psychiatric assessment unit. Patients on this unit may be: remanded (sent back) from the judicial system for a court ordered assessment or admitted from a provincial correctional facility (prison) for treatment after becoming mentally ill. Program expectations and the role you will play in your loved one…
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. East Coast Forensic Hospital
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (15 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Correctional Facilities
Psychosocial Support Systems
Subjects (LCSH)
Mental health facilities--Discharge planning
Prisoners--Mental health services
Abstract
This pamphlet is for family and friends of patients in the Forensic Assessment Corrections Treatment (FACT) Unit Program available at the East Coast Forensic Hospital. The FACT Unit is a 24-bed psychiatric assessment unit. Patients on this unit may be: remanded (sent back) from the judicial system for a court ordered assessment or admitted from a provincial correctional facility (prison) for treatment after becoming mentally ill. Program expectations and the role you will play in your loved one's treastment are given. A list of community supports are also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: East Coast Forensic Hospital
Pamphlet Number
2277
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