Reducing the Use of Psychotropic Medications

The presenter discusses how there is increasing concern nationwide about the use of psychotropic medications among children and youth in foster care and the recognition that these medications may not be the most appropriate treatment option. This webinar provides leaders and decision-makers in child welfare and mental health agencies with vital information on how to prepare for the transition from psychotropic medication use to empirically supported psychosocial practices that safely and effectively help children and youth in foster care.

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