Termination of parental rights - mental illness. Termination of parental rights- mental retardation

Author: Unknown
Year: 1987
Reference Type: Journal Article
Journal/Book Title: Mental and Physical Disability Law Reporter
Volume: 11
Issue: 3
Pages: 183-186
Abstract: This brief note details the cases of six state appeals courts which terminated the rights of mentally disabled parents some of whom were also diagnosed as borderline mentally retarded and the case of two mothers with mental retardation whose parental rights were terminated.
Located in: Child protection

The Parenting Research Centre acknowledges and respects the diverse Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of this country and the Elders of the past, present and future.