Mental Illness and Access to Assisted Dying

One I wrote for Impactethics.ca

An independent review of medical assistance in dying is soon to begin under the auspices of the Council of Canadian Academies. A subject of further study and, one that remains fiercely debated, is whether medical assistance in dying should be permitted for persons whose sole underlying medical condition is mental illness. Let’s explore some of the objections to allowing medical assistance in dying for persons with mental illness.

https://impactethics.ca/2017/02/15/mental-illness-and-access-to-assisted-dying/