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Psychotropic Medication – February 10, 2010

Listening time: 29 minutes

Welcome and Introductions, Overview of Teleconference Series
Millicent Williams, MSW, Child Welfare Consultant, National Resource Center for Permanency and Family Connections, Hunter College School of Social Work

Analysis of State Medication Usage Rates in Foster Care Programs
Julie Zito, PhD, Professor of Pharmacy and Psychiatry, University of Maryland

Listening time: 18 minutes

State Perspectives on Medication Usage: Challenges and Solutions
Laurel Leslie, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, Tufts Medical Center

Listening time: 12 minutes

Personal Experience from an Alumni of the Foster Care System
Misty Stenslie, MSW, Deputy Director, Foster Care Alumni of America

Listening time: 28 minutes

Questions and Answers

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Agenda and Presenters’ Contact Information

Julie Zito

Laurel Leslie

Misty Stenslie

Annotated Bibliography: Psychotropic Medication and Children in the Foster Care System (February 2010)
This bibliography was prepared for the NRCPFC for this teleconference by the Child Welfare Information Gateway. For new titles added to the Gateway database, click: