Assessing Consent and Capacity in the Context of Responsive Behaviours


Where: Online Cost: Free

This Behaviour Rounds session will equip LTC homes to support consent and decisions around people living with dementia. Open to health-care team members and students.

Learning Objectives

The learning objectives for the webinar include:

  • to review consent and capacity legislation
  • identify and reflect on the concepts of risk, fluctuating capacity and person-centered care in working with persons with dementia
  • discuss the intersection of consent and capacity concepts and treatment of responsive behaviours.

The presenter for this informative webinar is Dr. Carole A. Cohen, MDCM, Geriatric Psychiatrist and Clinical Director, Sunnybrook Health Sciences.

Venue Information


Organizer Information

  • Baycrest Health Sciences

  • Ontario Centres for Learning, Research & Innovation in Long-Term Care

About the Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care

The Ontario CLRI is funded by the Ministry of Health, and the Ministry of Long-Term Care, and hosted at Baycrest Health Sciences, Bruyère, and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging.

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