Minor Mental Health Consent
The minor consent law, Act 37 SLH 2020, allows minors 14 years of age or older, to consent to outpatient mental health services without the consent, knowledge or participation of their parents or legal guardians, upon consultation and agreement of their licensed therapist. We have developed a few resources to inform your practice.
Minor Mental Health Consent Resources
- What you need to know about minor mental health consent law
- Sample templates for minor consent and alerting health plans
- You Don’t Have to Struggle Alone – KNOW YOUR RIGHTS Poster
Last reviewed on May 19, 2021