ERIC Number: EJ270674
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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Children's Rights on Entering Therapeutic Institutions.
Miller, Derek; Burt, Robert A.
Child and Youth Services, v4 n1-2 p89-98 1982
Argues that adolescents are not always psychologically mature enough to decide whether or not they need psychiatric treatment. Says that the role of the court should be to assure that adolescents receive adequate treatment, rather than to assure that they consent to treatment. (Author/GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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