Improving the use of Psychotropic Meds among youth in foster care - Important Opportunity for States

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Network members. Please encourage your state leaders to review this important opportunity to be a part of improving the use of psychotropic medications among children and adolescents in foster care. For some background information on the severity of the problem, read Judith Warner's article in the New York Times.

Intent to apply needs to be submitted by January 13, 2011 so you need to act quickly!

From the Application description:

Download the Expression of Interest

Download the Request for Applications

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  1. anne marie benoit's avatar
    anne marie benoit
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    It is very unfortunate that children in foster care would be prescribe psychotropic med just because oportunists like major drug company sees opportunities like foster children with no protection from our leader. May someone outhere like this writer shed a light on what needs to be done.
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