Pharmacological Treatment of Emotional and Behavioral Disturbances in Children

Principal Investigator: Erik Parens, and Josephine Johnston
Funders: National Institute of Mental Health, The Hastings Center’s Fund for Families and Children

The purpose of this project was to produce an integrated analysis in plain English of the controversies surrounding the growing use of psychotropic medications in children and to identify areas where further empirical and conceptual work can help to advance those debates. It led to these published reports: