GUARDIANSHIP

Term for a legal arrangement that will place the care of a person into the hands of another person if the first person is deemed to be unfit.

GUARDIANSHIP: "Joe had guardianship over his mother."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GUARDIANSHIP," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/guardianship/ (accessed November 30, 2020).
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