Is There a Right to Be Mentally Ill?
Involuntary treatment is controversial, but sometimes necessary. While the rights of the patient are important, how far down the functionality scale should we let the patient go? Should we make it easier to hospitalize a patient who is severely impaired but not suicidal or homicidal? More Than Borderline's Becky Oberg explores this issue.
Oberg, B. (2013, September 30). Is There a Right to Be Mentally Ill?, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2022, September 29 from https://www.healthyplace.com/blogs/borderline/2013/09/is-there-a-right-to-be-mentally-ill
Author: Becky Oberg