Older Adults in Guardianship Proceedings


Judicial Determination of Capacity of Older Adults: A Handbook for Judges

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This handbook overviews capacity determination, examines the role of judges, provides judges with a summary of the kinds of functioning assessed, and suggests a five-step model for assessment.  Click the link below for the entire PDF article…

http://www.apa.org/pi/aging/resources/guides/judges-diminished.pdf

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