Explain the process of informed consent. Also explain at least 2 elements included in an Informed Consent Document.
Address the following:
Background of Therapist
Informed consent is essentially the process of obtaining permission from a patient, client, or research participant, before performing any type of medical procedure or research related procedure on this individual. The process of providing informed consent begins with a meeting between the healthcare professional or research professional and the patient or research participant, in order for the healthcare professional to fully disclose the ramifications of the medical procedures and or research procedures that are to be conducted. This includes providing the patient or research participant with detailed information pertaining to the risks that are involved with the procedures ...
The process of informed consent is examined.