Guardianship for Persons with Mental Illness - A Legal and Appropriate Alternative?

Argues that the ADA & the 2006 United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities provide legal and/or normative bases for the right to receive support in decision-making as a less restrictive alternative to guardianship.

Author(s): 

Leslie Salzman

Publication Date: 
2007
Publisher: 
St. Louis.U. Health Law & Policy Journal
Citation: 
Leslie Salzman, Guardianship for Persons with Mental Illness - A Legal and Appropriate Alternative?, 4 St. Louis U. J. Health L. & Pol'y 279 (2007).
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