Importance Of Consent

Importance Of Consent

Consent is crucial in any interaction involving personal boundaries, relationships, and decision-making. Here’s why it’s important: Respect for Autonomy: Consent acknowledges individuals’ right to make their own choices about their bodies, actions,...
Consent

Consent

For consent to be valid, it must be voluntary and informed, and the person consenting must have the capacity to make the decision. The meaning of these terms are: • voluntary – the decision to either consent or not to consent to treatment must be made by the person,...