Dr. K. Jennifer Ingram served as a trained Capacity Assessor under the Substitute Decisions Act of 1992 from 1998 until November 2019, and now provides medical legal assessments on:

  • Legal capacity to make or change a will (give testamentary capacity)
  • Legal capacity to grant or revoke a power of attorney,
  • Legal capacity to consent to treatment and/or housing changes
  • Independent medical exam for insurance and/or legal issues
  • Medical legal reports from retrospective analysis of charts
  • Legal capacity to manage financial affairs (not under Section 16 of SDA)
  • Letters of opinion related to activation or support for an existing POA (property or personal care)

When booking these assessments preference will be given to individuals who are patients of the Kawartha Centre.

For more information contact ginny@kawarthacentre.com or call 705-749-3906 ext 218

To find out more about capacity assessments, and whether one is required, contact