Realising ‘will, preferences and rights’: reconciling differences on best practice support for decision-making?
Published: November 2019
This article explores key debates across disciplines and draws on grounded theory fieldwork findings to bring greater clarity to the principle within law, policy and practice settings. It is argued that the principle calls for a nuanced understanding which cautions against expectations that mere enactment into law or adoption within programs of support will prove to be a panacea.
Authors: Terry Carney, Shih-Ning Then, Christine Bigby, Ilan Wiesel, Jacinta Douglas & Elizabeth Smith