This page contains all continuing education resources in the Psychotropic Medication topic.
Conferences, Training and Advocacy Resources
A collection of training and advocacy resources hosted and curated by the Florida Guardian ad Litem Program. Materials include videos and recordings from conferences, workshops and attorney conference calls.
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eLearning Training Videos and Multimedia Directory
A large library of videos browsable by topic and presenter curated by Florida's Center for Child Welfare at the University of South Florida.
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Florida Dependency Benchcard for Psychotropic Medications
Rules, guidelines and procedures on the administration of psychotropic medications to children in the welfare system published by the Florida Department of Children and Families.
Florida Psychotropic Medications Judicial Reference Guide
An informal resource guide compiled by non-medical professionals to help judges have a better understanding of psychotropic medications and their interaction with other drugs and mental health disorders.
Informed Consent for Psychotherapeutic Medication
The Informed Consent for Psychotherapeutic Medication form (CF 1630) produced by the Florida Department of Children and Families.
Judges' Page, The
A newsletter of articles on various child welfare topics published several times per year by the National CASA Association and the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges.
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Website for the free and confidential service of the University of Florida College of Medicine providing information on psychotropic medications to the public.
Prescribing Psychotropic Medication Children in Out-of-Home Care Medical Report
The Prescribing Psychotropic Medication Children in Out-of-Home Care Medical Report form (CF-FSP 5339) produced by the Florida Department of Children and Families.
Psychotropic Drug Use in Children and Adolescents
A guide for guardian ad litem volunteers on the use, efficacy, safety and advocacy of and for psychotropic drug in children and adolescents.
Psychotropic Medication and Children in Foster Care: Tips for Advocates and Judges
A practice and policy brief by JoAnne Solchany, PhD, ARNP on the use of medication in healing; common disorders for which medication may be used for treatment; drawbacks from the use of medications; and additional questions and answers.
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Psychotropic Medication Motion, Order and Report
A redacted packet containing a Motion and Order for Authorization to Administer Psychotropic Medication, a Prescribing Psychotropic Medication Children in Out-of-Home Care Medical Report, doctor's prescriptions and psychiatric medication information.
Psychotropic Medication Training
Psychotropic medication training video and downloadable materials from September 2015 hosted by the Florida Guardian ad Litem Program.
Psychotropic Medications Index
A table of fifty-eight common psychotropic medications including the generic name, brand name and current uses.