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Matthe Scholten


Matthé Scholten works as a researcher at the Institute for Medical Ethics and History of Medicine of the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany. He received a Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Amsterdam. His research focus is on mental capacity, supported decision-making, coercion in psychiatry, psychiatric advance directives, and the implications of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities for mental health care.