Discuss whether or not a client has the right to refuse treatment even if they are severely

psychotic and a potential threat to themself or others exists?


Initial Post: In your own words, create an initial post addressing the discussion question. Your

initial post must be at least 300 words long and include citations in APA format.

Peer Responses: Reply to at least one classmate’s posts. Each reply should be substantive,

adding value to the discussion, and be at least 150 words long.

Citations: Use at least one scholarly source (not including the textbook) to support your points.

Make sure to use APA format for your citations. You can support your statement using credible

data sources such as CINAHL, MEDLINE, Embase, Clinical Key, and Cochrane Library (Accessed

from the library page at the website).

Originality: All work must be original and in your own words. Plagiarism will result in a zero for

the assignment and may have additional academic consequences.

Due Date: The initial post and peer responses are due every Saturday at 11:30 p.m.