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TSF Consultants invites you to their webinar

An Introduction to Mental Capacity

About this webinar


  • To be able to understand and apply the terms; Mental Capacity, Threshold of Understanding and Causative Nexus
  • How to identify if someone may be lacking mental capacity and if so, what ‘the next steps’ are

The webinar will cover:            

  • Definition of Mental Capacity and why it differs from Mental Ill-health
  • The 5 principles of the Mental Capacity Act (2005) and how to apply them in practice
  • The ‘2 stage test’ as outlined in the Mental Capacity Act
  • Why mental capacity is item specific and how to set the threshold of understanding
  • Q&A's

Hosted by

  • Guest speaker
    Tim Farmer Founder and Director @ TSF Consultants

    I am a multi-award winning author and expert witness specialising in the assessment of mental capacity and financial vulnerability, with over 25 years’ experience. I regularly train legal, financial and health professionals around the practicalities of assessing mental capacity.

  • Team member
    TSF Consultants Ltd

  • Team member
    Jacqueline Caldwell Marketing Exec @ TSF Consultants

    I have a BA (Hons) in Marketing and am a Certified Digital Marketing Professional, with over 25 years of marketing experience, both agency and client side, across many industries.

  • Team member
    Eleanor Tucker Account Manager/CLO @ TSF

    The experience and knowledge within TSF has allowed me to quickly learn all about Mental Capacity and its importance. I’m passionate about delivering a great service to our clients, their families and our instructing parties to make what can be a difficult time as simple as possible.

TSF Consultants

Mental Capacity Assessors

TSF are leading experts in Mental Capacity and Financial Vulnerability Assessments. We have a strong team of specialist Mental Capacity Assessors, supported by a dedicated Client Liaison Team and an internal Quality Monitoring Team who produce robust post-assessment reports.