Section 6 - Psychotropic Medications

Considering Non-Pharmacological (non-medication) Options

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  • Most children and youth heal with praise, consistency and support and a safe and nurturing relationship from a caregiver who has knowledge of trauma-informed care.
  • You should seek assistance from the child placing agency, CPS caseworker and therapist to help the child manage behaviors.
  • The child or youth may receive professional counseling with a focus on trauma-informed care.