Contact person

Melanie Blackwell
Capacity Assessment Policy Analyst
Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee
Phone: 780-638-3252
Email: melanie.blackwell@gov.ab.ca

Important information about forms

  • we prefer you complete the forms electronically; use blue ink if you must complete them by hand
  • print the forms and submit a hardcopy original; photocopies aren’t accepted
  • print all forms single-sided; the court won’t accept double-sided forms

Training

One-day Designated Capacity Assessor refresher – Edmonton

This refresher workshop is open to Designated Capacity Assessors (DCA) in good standing.

  • Capacity: 50 people
  • June 19, 2019
  • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Address:
Windsor Room, Edmonton Federal Building
9820 107 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta  T5K 1E7
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Register by email: melanie.blackwell@gov.ab.ca

One-day Designated Capacity Assessor refresher – Calgary

This refresher workshop is open to Designated Capacity Assessors (DCA) in good standing.

  • Capacity: 60 people
  • June 26, 2019
  • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Address:
Rosebud Room, McDougall Centre
455 6 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta  T2P 4A2
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Register by email: melanie.blackwell@gov.ab.ca

Two-day capacity assessment workshop

The OPGT offers a free, 2-day course for registered psychologists that covers how to complete capacity assessments under the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act and the Personal Directives Act.

The workshop scheduled for summer, 2019 has been postponed. We expect to have the workshop later this year.

Register for training

This course is free, and only for registered psychologists.

Space is limited – register by email with:

Melanie Blackwell
Capacity Assessment Policy Analyst
Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee
Email: melanie.blackwell@gov.ab.ca

Get listed by the OPGT

For capacity assessors who want their contact information to be listed on this website.

If you’re a designated capacity assessor, but not a physician or psychologist

Fill out this form:

Capacity Assessor Roster Consent (PDF, 188 KB)

If you're a physician or psychologist

Fill out this form:

Capacity Assessor Roster Consent Form for Physicians and Psychologists Only (PDF, 30 KB)

Co-decision-making capacity assessment form

Form 3: Capacity Assessment Report - Co-decision-making (PDF, 260 KB)

Adult guardianship and trusteeship capacity assessment form

Form 4: Capacity Assessment Report - Guardianship or Trusteeship or Both (PDF, 264  KB)

Personal directive-related forms

Incapacity

Schedule 2: Declaration of Incapacity to Make Decisions About a Personal Matter (Section 9(2)(a)) (PDF, 40 KB)

Schedule 3: Declaration of Incapacity to Make Decisions About a Personal Matter (Section 9(2)(b)) (PDF, 42 KB)

Regained capacity

Schedule 4: Determination of Regained Capacity (Section 10.1(1)) (PDF, 33 KB)

Schedule 5: Determination of Regained Capacity (Section 10.1(2)) (PDF, 33 KB)

Schedule 6: Determination of Regained Capacity (Section 10.1(5)) (PDF 31 KB)

Specific decision-making capacity assessment forms

Form 6: Specific Decision-Making (PDF 30 KB)

Form 10: Capacity Assessment Report – Health Care or Temporary Admission to or Discharge from a Residential Facility (PDF, 883 KB)

Publications

Capacity Assessment: Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act

Guide for Capacity Assessors: Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act

Guide to Capacity Assessment Under the Personal Directives Act 

Capacity Assessments Under AGTA and PDA

Publications order form (PDF, 77 KB)

Contact

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