RCW 71.05 Behavioral...

RCW 71.05 Behavioral Health Disorders 

Presented by F. McNamara Jardine, Michael Nagle & Thomas Rossback, this seminar addresses RCW 71.05 behavioral health disorders (Formerly: Mental Illness). It will cover a brief history of Washington State involuntary civil commitment.  It will include application and analysis of relevant evidence rules, statutory assessment case law, and defense strategies. The last half hour of the presentation will address the attorney’s ethical duties.

To register for this program, email wda@defensenet.org with “Behavioral Health” in the subject line. 1.0 Law and Legal and 0.5 Ethics credits has been requested from the WSBA for this program.