Rights of the Mentally Disabled
Statements and Standards
American Psychiatric Association
- 64 Pages
- ISBN 978-0-89042-002-7
- Item #2002
- Foreword. Introduction to the 1982 edition. American hospital association a patient's bill of rights. United nations declaration of the rights of mentally retarded persons. United states congress protection and advocacy for the mentally ill individuals act of 1986 Public law 99-319-may 23, 1986. American health care association patients rights in long term care facilities. Joint commission on accreditation of hospitals standards on patient's rights. Wyatt v. Stickney minimum constitutional standards for adequate treatment of the mentally ill. American public health association rights protection within the public mental health system. Protecting patients' rights: a comparison of models internal rights protection system external advocacy system. Advocacy projects. Patients groups. Periodicals pertaining to protection and advocacy for the mentally ill. A selected bibliography.
Edited by Liza H. Gold, M.D., and Richard L. Frierson, M.D. 2018