Series 5 Episode 6

"Mental Health Law & Family Law" Andrew is joined by special guest, Lisa Feldstein. Lisa Feldstein is the principal lawyer at Lisa Feldstein Law Office and practices in the area of Family Health Law, which includes providing advice in the areas of health and fertility law. Lisa is also the founder of Kinkeeper, an online educational platform for family caregivers. Lisa frequently writes and presents about health law matters and has been widely published and interviewed in media outlets such as the National Post, Global News, CTV, Vanity Fair, Macleans Magazine and the CBC. She teaches Health Care Law as an Adjunct Professor at York University. Lisa joins Andrew to discuss the various ways that mental health law intersects with family law. Specifically, they discuss common capacity issues that arise in family law proceedings, what you should do if you believe your spouse requires a guardian in the midst of your separation, and what you can do if you believe your ex-spouse is suffering from poor mental health.