Appropriate Use of Psychiatric Medication for Youth in Foster Care

Appropriate Use of Psychiatric Medication for Youth in Foster Care (Includes audio)

Medical Health News - October 25, 2018

Foster youth are more likely than their non-foster peers to be prescribed psychiatric medications, Determining whether a medication regimen is appropriate is an important yet challenging task. While much attention has appropriately been devoted to high prescribing rates, foster youth are also at risk for unidentified and untreated behavioral health concerns.

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