Psychotropic Medication Issues in Adults with Developmental Disabilities

Tool Objective

This tool provides an overview of the complex issues of use of psychotropic medication use in adults with IDD. It provides detailed recommendations for safe and effective use of psychotropic medication in this population.

Developed by

The Behavioural and Mental Health Working Group of the Developmental Disabilities Primary Care Initiative (2011), chaired by Dr. Elspeth Bradley, Surrey Place  Centre, Toronto