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Traumatic Brain Injury and the Criminal Justice System

A recent article in The Lancet Psychiatry (Williams et al, 2018) has discussed the association between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and unlawful behaviour.

 

TBI occurs when a blow to the head (for instance from a fall or car crash) results in long-lasting damage to the brain. Damage is most commonly found in the frontal lobes, an area important for impulse control...

Bespoke Training Programmes to Solicitors, Legal Executives and local authorities in Family Law Cases.

Our Medico-Legal training department has scrutinised years of instruction in Family Proceedings and is now providing bespoke training packages for Law Firm Solicitors and Legal Executives, Children’s Guardians and Legal Professionals in Local Authorities. We have identified a need to augment the guidance to the Family Procedure rules on instructing Experts. We can provide training to help you understand what kind of questions you need...