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(p. 435) 10. Control in the Community 

(p. 435) 10. Control in the Community
(p. 435) 10. Control in the Community

Peter Bartlett

and Ralph Sandland

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date: 20 June 2021

This chapter examines the extent, scope, and current usage of the various powers by which some degree of compulsion can be imposed on a patient to accept services in the community. It discusses leave and recall; guardianship; community treatment orders; and after-care under s. 117 of the Mental Health Act 1983.

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