Community Treatment Orders (CTOs)
- Community Treatment Orders are a contentious issue.
- When used sparingly – in a proportionate manner – CTOs can be a highly effective means of ensuring that appropriate community treatment and care is received.
- Please see the Non-Medical Approved Clinician CTO Pilot Report tab, for a succinct definition of this vulnerable group of service-users.
- This final report also highlights the added value that [non-medical] Approved Clinicians have brought to the workforce in Norfolk & Suffolk, Staffordshire, Cumbria and Northumberland, Tyne & Wear.