PA Mental Health Consent Law
Curious about how Mental Health Consent Law works in PA? Here’s a handy FAQ for you created by the PA Family Alliance, and further information from the Pennsylvania Department of Health and Human Services.
- Can a parent refuse to allow treatment once a child (age 14- 17) has consented? NO
- Can a child (age 14 -17) refuse treatment once a parent has consented? NO
- Download the documents below to learn more.