Appendix 1

A List of Standing Orders and Clinical Guidelines Introduced by the Chief Civil Psychiatrist (CCP) and Chief Forensic Psychiatrist (CFP) since the introduction of the Mental Health Act 2013

Since the introduction of the Act, the Chief Civil Psychiatrist (CCP) has issued the following Standing Orders:

  • CCP Standing Order 8 – Urgent Circumstances Treatment
  • CCP Standing Order 9 – Seclusion
  • CCP Standing Order 10 – Chemical Restraint
  • CCP Standing Order 10A – Mechanical and Physical Restraint
  • CCP Standing Order 19 – Involuntary Patient Admission to Secure Mental Health Unit

Since the introduction of the Act, the Chief Forensic Psychiatrist (CFP) has issued the following Standing Orders:

  • CFP Standing Order 8 - Urgent Circumstances Treatment
  • CFP Standing Order 9 – Seclusion
  • CFP Standing Order 10 – Chemical Restraint
  • CFP Standing Order 10A – Mechanical and Physical Restraint
  • CFP Standing Order 15 – Visitor Identification
  • CFP Standing Order 16 – Entry Screen and Search
  • CFP Standing Order 17 – Unauthorised Items
  • CFP Standing Order 19 – Involuntary Patient Admission to Secure Mental Health Unit
  • CFP Standing Order 21 – Use of Force

Since the introduction of the Act, the Chief Civil Psychiatrist has issued the following Clinical Guidelines:

  • CCP Clinical Guideline 1 – Meaning of Mental Illness
  • CCP Clinical Guideline 2 – Capacity
  • CCP Clinical Guideline 3 – Representative and Support Persons
  • CCP Clinical Guideline 8 – Urgent Circumstances Treatment
  • CCP Clinical Guideline 9 – Seclusion
  • CCP Clinical Guideline 10 – Chemical Restraint
  • CCP Clinical Guideline 10A – Mechanical and Physical Restraint

Since the introduction of the Act, the Chief Forensic Psychiatrist has issued the following Clinical Guidelines:

  • CFP Clinical Guideline 2 – Capacity
  • CFP Clinical Guideline 3 – Representative and Support Persons
  • CFP Clinical Guideline 8 – Urgent Circumstances Treatment
  • CFP Clinical Guideline 9 – Seclusion
  • CFP Clinical Guideline 10 – Chemical Restraint
  • CFP Clinical Guideline 10A – Mechanical and Physical Restraint