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A few resources relevant to understanding Guardianship, understanding Capacity including Powers of Attorney and Enduring Guardianship..

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Some relevant articles

Huber, J. , Aguirrebarrena, G. & Ryan, C. J. (2022). Algorithm for the use of the Guardianship Act, the Mental Health Act and the Public Health Act in emergency departments in New South Wales. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 34 (1), 34-38. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13819.

To link to this article: https://doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.13819.

Jackman M, McDermott F, Sadler J, El Hage N, Lee H. Guardianship patient characteristics and outcomes in geriatric social work practice: Australian context. Social Work in Health Care. 2021;60(8-9):614-630. doi: 10.1080/00981389.2021.1990189. Epub 2021 Oct 26. PMID: 34698618.

To link to this article: https://doi: 10.1080/00981389.2021.1990189.

Margaret Mills (2017) Dementia and Guardianship: Challenges in Social Work Practice, Australian Social Work, 70:1, 30-41, DOI: 10.1080/0312407X.2016.1168463

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