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We produce a range of publications, for professionals, people with mental ill health and families/carers. You can download them from our website. We have copies of some materials – contact us to enquire.

32 matching publications.

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Mental Health Act Monitoring Report 2018-19

23 Oct, 2019 | .pdf, 2.9 MB

This report outlines data on the use of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment)(Scotland) Act 2003 during 2018/19. The report also includes a broader range of figures, and comparisons over the last ten years.

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Mental Health Act monitoring data 2017-18

18 Dec, 2018 | .pdf, 1.9 MB

We have a statutory responsibility to monitor the use of the Mental Health Act. Here we publish a summary of its use in 2017-18.

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Young persons monitoring 2017-18

13 Dec, 2018 | .pdf, 937.1 KB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of young persons to non-specialists wards in 2017-18.

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Adults with Incapacity Act monitoring report 2017-2018

27 Sep, 2018 | .pdf, 4.3 MB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of the Adults with Incapacity Act in 2017-2018.

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Place Of Safety Monitoring Report 2018

16 Aug, 2018 | .pdf, 749.7 KB

Our report on police use of place of safety orders in Scotland.

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Mental Health Act monitoring report 2016-17 May 2018

25 May, 2018 | .pdf, 2.5 MB

We have a statutory responsibility to monitor the use of the Mental Health Act. Here we publish a summary of its use in 2016-2017. The report also includes a broader range of figures, and comparisons over the last 10 years. This document was first published in October 2017, and was reviewed and amended in May 2018.

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Adults with Incapacity Act monitoring report 2016-17

31 Oct, 2017 | .pdf, 927.6 KB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of the Adults with Incapacity Act in 2016-17.

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Young person monitoring report 2016-17

18 Oct, 2017 | .pdf, 791.4 KB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of young persons to non-specialists wards in 2016-17.

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Place of Safety Monitoring Report 2016

20 Jun, 2017 | .pdf, 559.8 KB

Our monitoring report looking at how Police Scotland use their power to detain people in a public place of safety under the Mental Health Act.

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Young Person monitoring report 2015-16

6 Oct, 2016 | .pdf, 777.9 KB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of young persons to non-specialists wards in 2015-16. This includes the results from a second, more in-depth, monitoring exercise we undertook this year over a six months period.

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Appendix: Mental Health Act Monitoring 2015-16

29 Sep, 2016 | .pdf, 565.6 KB

Accompanying appendix for our Mental Health Act Monitoring report 2015-16.

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Adults with Incapacity Act monitoring report 2015-2016

29 Sep, 2016 | .pdf, 865.1 KB

Our annual overview of the use of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000.

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Mental Health Act monitoring report 2015-2016

29 Sep, 2016 | .pdf, 1002 KB

We have a statutory responsibility to monitor the use of the Mental Health Act. Here we publish a summary of its use in 2015-2016 and comment on any trends since the act was implemented in October 2005.

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Scotland's use of emergency detention without the consent of mental health officers

30 Jun, 2016 | .pdf, 591.5 KB

This report by the Commission - produced for the Scottish Government - examines Scotland's high levels of emergency mental health detention without the consent of specialist social workers.

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Adults with Incapacity Act monitoring report 2014-2015

24 Sep, 2015 | .pdf, 1.2 MB

Our annual overview of the use of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000.

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Young Person Monitoring Report 2014-15

24 Sep, 2015 | .pdf, 738 KB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of young persons to non-specialists wards in 2013/2014.

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Appendix: Mental Health Act monitoring report 2014--2015

24 Sep, 2015 | .pdf, 668.6 KB

Mental Health Act Monitoring Report 2014/15, statistical tables

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Mental Health Act monitoring report 2014-2015

24 Sep, 2015 | .pdf, 1.3 MB

We have a statutory responsibility to monitor the use of the Mental Health Act, here we publish a summary of its use in 2014/2015 and comment on any trends since the act was implemented in October 2005.

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Mental Health Act monitoring 2013/2014

9 Oct, 2014 | .pdf, 1.1 MB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act in 2013/2014.

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Young Person Monitoring Report 2013-2014

7 Oct, 2014 | .pdf, 362.1 KB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of young persons to non-specialists in 2013/2014.

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Adults with Incapacity Act monitoring 2013/2014

4 Oct, 2014 | .pdf, 1.1 MB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of the Adults with Incapacity Act in 2013/2014.

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Equality report 2012/13

7 Mar, 2014 | .pdf, 770.1 KB

Our report on our equality monitoring in 2012/13.

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Young person monitoring 2012/13

7 Mar, 2014 | .pdf, 610.1 KB

Our report on admissions of young people to non-specialists wards in 2012/13.

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Mental Health Act monitoring 2012/13

27 Sep, 2013 | .pdf, 1.6 MB

Our annual monitoring statistics of the Mental Health act during 2012/13.

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Adults with incapacity act monitoring

27 Sep, 2013 | .pdf, 839.4 KB

Our annual statistics report on our monitoring of the Adults with Incapacity Act.

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Annual monitoring MHA report 2011-12

22 Aug, 2012 | .pdf, 893.1 KB

Our annual report of our key findings from our monitoring of the Mental Health Act 2011-12.

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Annual monitoring report AWI 2011-12

22 Aug, 2012 | .pdf, 614 KB

Our annual report of key findings from our monitoring of the Adults with Incapacity Act in 2011-12.

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Special report: young people 2011-12

22 Aug, 2012 | .pdf, 467.1 KB

A special report on young people in our monitoring of mental health and incapacity law in 2011-12.

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Equality report 2011-12

22 Aug, 2012 | .pdf, 191.3 KB

A special report on equality in our monitoring of mental health and incapacity law in 2011-12.

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Annual monitoring report 10-11

1 Jan, 2011 | .pdf, 1.6 MB

Key findings from our monitoring of mental health and incapacity legislation in Scotland 2010-2011.

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Annual monitoring report 09-10

1 Jan, 2010 | .pdf, 1.7 MB

Key findings our monitoring of mental health and incapacity legislation in Scotland 2009-2010.

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Annual monitoring report 08-09

1 Jan, 2009 | .pdf, 1.3 MB

Key findings from our monitoring of mental health and incapacity legislation in Scotland 2008-2009.