Together’s response to Channel 4 documentary ‘Endgames of a psychopath’
Posted on 20, August 2012
Together’s response to Channel 4 documentary ‘Endgames of a psychopath’:
“Under Section 130A of The Mental Health Act 1983 (amended 2007) individuals subject to compulsory powers under the Mental Health Act have a legal right to support from an Independent Mental Health Advocate (IMHA). Together is the commissioned organisation that provides the Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) service at Ashworth Hospital and it has been running advocacy services there since 2001.
“We cannot comment on individual cases due to issues of client confidentiality; however we can confirm that Jackie Powell is not and has never been employed by Together in any capacity, nor has there ever been any contact or communication between her and our service.”