CONSENT

willing acquiescence or endorsement rendered by a person: particularly, permittance given by a person for psychological or medical remediation, engagement in study, or both. Persons should be completely aware of the remediation or research and its possible advantages and disadvantages.

CONSENT: "Janel had to signs forms authorizing her consent for the surgery."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "CONSENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/consent/ (accessed May 27, 2018).
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