Values and Ethics: Perspectives on Psychiatry for the Person

Authors

  • Bill Fulford
  • George N. Christodoulou Athens University and Honorary President, Hellenic Psychiatric Association
  • Dan J. Stein Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town,

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.5750/ijpcm.v1i1.33

Abstract

A key challenge for person-centred psychiatry is to combine the generalised findings of objective science with responsiveness to the diverse values of each individual patient.  There are two main ethical resources for responding to this challenge, substantive and analytic

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Published

2011-04-29

Issue

Section

Special Section: Conceptual Bases of Psychiatry for the Person