Sexual relationships and capacity to consent in brain injury
15 Sep 2021
Brain Stimulation & Mental Health
Dr McIntosh will cover recent case law changes regarding capacity for sexual relationships and supporting clients who express a desire to access a sex worker. What is and isn’t relevant information will be discussed, providing an update for anyone conducting capacity assessments or who supports clients with a brain injury. Supporting sexual needs in brain injury rehabilitation will also be explored with discussions on how we can work with clients, rehabilitation teams and families in what can be a sensitive subject.
- Updated knowledge of legislation and cases relevant to sexual capacity
- Knowledge of services to support clients with their sexual needs
- Tips of how sexual needs can be supported in rehabilitation