Manitoba's New Mental Health Court
(Mental Health)

Title:
Manitoba's New Mental Health Court

Date:
October10, 2012

Description:
Manitoba’s Mental Health Court began hearing cases in May 2012.  This new court is supported by a multi-disciplinary team and could be an excellent opportunity for your client.  In order to access the court certain parameters and processes must be followed.  Join us for this session presented by key members of the “Mental Health Court team” to be sure of:

  • The criteria that must be met for an accused to qualify;
  • The application process;
  • How the program works; and
  • What your role as counsel will be.

Chair:  
The Honourable Judge John Guy

Panel:  
Susan Helenchilde, Justice MB Public Prosecutions
Ken MacKenzie, WRHA
Peter Tonge, Legal Aid MB - Phoenix Community Law Centre
Dr. Frank Vattheuer

MCPD hours:
1.5 hours

EPPM hours:
0 hours

Price:
$75.00 + GST = $78.75