This podcast presents a description of the probate court process in Ohio. The social worker describes the role of a social worker on an inpatient mental health unit and the workings of the probate process in the mental health system. Topics on the podcast also include the use of legal counsel, the probate hearing and the possible outcomes, and the restrictions of probate. Additional resources are provided.
Advanced Competencies Addressed in This Module
- Understanding of the effects and interactions of multiple chronic conditions, medications, nutrition, and sudden or ongoing causes of changes in cognition or function.
- Assessing and addressing impacts of social and health care policies on practice with older adults.