Per Emergency Protective Care Order, in need of out of home placement. Legal guardian through county, living with father in ND wasn’t successful.
Foster placement is not being recommended. Kinship placement has not been successful and is not a current option.
Patient has gone through Hennepin County QRTP screening – residential placement is recommended and is in alignment with psychology and psychiatry consult recommendations.


This child has a history of chaotic/unstable social/living situation. There is a long history of CPS involvement including being removed from his home living environment. There has historically been concerns for medical neglect (mother refusing to consent to treatment/medications, poor/lack of outpatient follow-up) and physical abuse. In recent months he has spent time between living with his mother in Minnesota and his father in North Dakota (parents are divorced). Parental rights were recently terminated and as of ~1 week ago is now under the legal guardianship of Hennepin/County/Sarah Conway (he was reportedly recently physically assaulted by mother). There is a history of trauma with maladaptive coping including chronic suicidal ideation with significant history of self-injury and/or suicidal threats. There is also a history of endorsing auditory command hallucinations of a male or female voice telling him to harm/kill himself. It has previously been noted that he copes with stress/frustration/emotion by acting out/harming self and running away.

Patient is not recommended for inpatient mental health and needs support in establishing safe placement in the community.


Patient brought from foster placement as foster family was going out of town and no other placement could be located for patient in the interim, therefore county brought to ED for shelter. History of sexual assault charges and schizophrenia. Patient denies MH concerns currently. Unclear if foster family will take patient back when they return. Patient is accepted to an RTC in PA however ICPC needs to be completed by county and timeline for completion is unclear.