Mental Health is under Supervised Community Treatment

Your rights to Supervised Community Treatment are outlined in section 4 of the Mental Health Act. Under this health law, Supervised Community Treatment means that a person has been given a community treatment order (CTO) after they have left hospital. If you are given a CTO, you must meet five particular criteria. These are: –          You suffer from a mental disorder which makes medical treatment appropriate –          This treatment is needed for the protection the health and safety of you or other people –          This treatment can be provided without…

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