Hugo Adriano Bertozzi

Furthermore, provision of MAID to persons with mental health disorders is fraught with dangers to all members of our society, especially those struggling with these ubiquitous disorders, who rather need our support, care, love, and compassion, rather than offers of assistance in suicide! So many, both diagnosed with mental disorders or not, feel isolated, lonely, and a loss of connectedness with family, friends, and the medical profession, in this Pandemic. We need to reach out to our fellow citizens who are struggling with mental disorders, not with offers for MAID, but with a combined medical, social, employment, and economic hand of support and compassion, like the Good Samaritan. Despair can change to Hope.

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