Thursday, January 24, 2013

“Atypical” Antipsychotics Misused As “Chemical Restraints” For Youthful Offenders

Excerpt......please read full article, excellent resource information we ALL need to aware/alert
A MUST READ ABOUT ANTI-PSYCHOTIC DRUGS given to youthful offenders.

"In Texas, for example, “nearly 4,000 atypical prescriptions were written in 2008, for a total juvenile population in state facilities of between 1,600 and 1,900, with only 29 percent diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder and no diagnosis listed for nearly 25 percent of the prescriptions,” according to the Youth Today findings."

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