One of the problems with maintaining a consistent pattern of good practice about psychotropic
medication in the school setting may be derived from the inconsistent access to a school nurse.
Controlled clinical studies to evaluate the efficacy and safety of psychotropic
medications for preschoolers are rare," they report.
The absence of criteria identifying the practitioner is a serious impediment for professional psychology and must be resolved before granting psychologists the right to prescribe psychotropic
Manufacturers of psychotropic
medications, including AstraZeneca, Bristol Myers Squibb and Otsuka American Pharmaceutical, Inc.
At both the state and federal levels, the prescribing of psychotropic
medications to the foster care population has increasingly garnered critical attention over the past decade.
Anti-Narcotics Department of the Dubai Police was tipped off that the student possessed psychotropic
pills and he was planning to sell them.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has ratified the agreement on movement of narcotic drugs, psychotropic
substances and their precursors on the territory of Customs Union, the press service of the President said.
Six percent of adolescents aged 12-19 years self-reported that they had taken a psychotropic
medication in the past month, but only half had seen a mental health professional in the last year.
Customs officers also seized a quantity of the psychotropic
pill Bromazebam, which they say they found in the possession of the 18-year-old Asian man.
Initiated by the Directorate-General for Combating Drugs and Psychotropic
Substances, the crackdown yielded a significant haul of banned substances, the ROP said.
Additionally, the IM presents other impacts resulting from maltreatment, including relational competence (challenges in social competence); mental health (maltreatment, not entry into foster care, more frequently results in mental health problems); and overuse of psychotropic
New Delhi, Jan 12 ( ANI ): The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the National Policy on Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic
Substances (NDPS) drafted by the Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, in consultation with the concerned Ministries and Agencies of Government of India and the State Governments.
offer mental health professionals a spiral-bound reference to using psychotropic
drugs in any setting.
A new study warns of the dramatic rise in the use of psychotropic
medications for children.
substances; statistics for 2006; assessments of annual medical and scientific requirements for substances in schedules II, III, and IV of the convention on psychotropic
substances of 1971.