Use of Antidepressants in Children and Adolescents
Department of Psychiatry; Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center
Mental Disorders | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
In this chapter, we review the developmental considerations that are necessary when prescribing antidepressant medications for children and a discussion of the background and challenges of conducting psychotropic medication trials in children and adolescents.
Ahn, M., Yakutis, L., Frazier, JA. (2012). Use of antidepressants in children and adolescents. In Rothschild, A. (Ed), The Evidence-Based Guide to Antidepressant Medications. Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., p. 189-225.
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The Evidence-Based Guide to Antidepressant Medication
Ahn MS, Yakutis LJ, Frazier JA. (2012). Use of Antidepressants in Children and Adolescents. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center Publications and Presentations. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/iddrc_pubs/40