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Consultation on criteria for approving approved mental health professional (AMHP) programmes in England
This consultation seeks feedback on the criteria used to approve AMHP
programmes in England. AMHPs exercise functions under the Mental Health
Act 1983. Those functions relate to decisions made about individuals
with mental health disorders, including the decision to apply for
compulsory admission to hospital for an individual. HCPC have powers to
approve AMHP programmes. Comments and views will be accepted until 19th