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A Guide for Community Child Serving Agencies on Psychotropic

“This document, developed by the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry AACAP), provides information to service providers in community-based systems of care, and families, regarding the role of psychotropic medications in a youth’s treatment plan. It will give

guidance to service providers on what to look for in the youth and how best to collaborate with psychotropic medication prescribers before, during, and after a course of treatment with a psychotropic medication.”