Section 1 - Legal Requirements for Medical Consenters
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Section 1 - Legal Requirements for Medical Consenters


Texas law requires the medical consenter be trained on:

  • Informed consent and getting all types of health care for children. The medical consenter must also be trained specifically to:
    • Make informed decisions regarding consenting to psychotropic medication.
    • Consider interventions (options) that don't involve medicines before or along with psychotropic medications.