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A nominated person is somebody you nominate to receive information and support you while you are receiving treatment as a compulsory patient.
Watch our new videos about using advance statements and appointing a nominated person.
Read about how we handle personal information and how you can make a complaint about privacy.
The film 'Madness made me' describes Mary O'Hagan's experiences in psychiatric hospitals when she was a young woman.
When you are on a compulsory treatment order you have the right to be involved in all decisions about your treatment, care and recovery.
Independent Mental Health Advocacy does not advocate on behalf of family members or carers, but we can refer you to other services.
In our first few months, most requests for our support have been focused on the desire for greater participation in decisions and changes in medications.