Monday, October 30, 2006

The ethics of psychosis

I feel that it is the responsibility of everyone else to try to keep me from being irresponsible. I believe that telling someone else that he or she appears to be psychotic and in need of treatment is very important.

If that person refuses treatment, the only responsible thing to do is have them forcibly treated.

This is exactly equivalent to taking the car keys away from someone who has had too much to drink. More ...