Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
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LeRoy, B. S. 2006. Nondirectiveness. eLS. .
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
Nondirectiveness is a concept that genetic counselors have supported as the foundation for their counseling approach. The underlying goal of nondirectiveness is to have the patient make fully informed autonomous decisions surrounding their genetic information.
- genetic counseling;
- ethical values;
- patient autonomy;
- value neutral;