"Des Menschen Wille ist sein Himmelreich (?)"

Barbara Enk
2008 unpublished
The right of self-determination has had an enormous upswing in the post-modern age. This basic right, however, still is not undisputed. Especially in care, nursing and treatment of persons with psychological disorders, a dilemma between the principle of autonomy and the principle of care cannot always be avoided. The law provides the institution of a custodian as a chance to support persons with serious mental illnesses in increasing their autonomy. The present study takes a closer look at
more » ... phenomena, places the focus on the experience of the persons affected and specifies the relevance of the gained insights for the nursing science and nursing practice.
doi:10.25365/thesis.2705 fatcat:izqnhx6c2rdh7eikbl2wzyw46e