My parents have my 9 year old son in counseling. he was recently diagnosed with ADD and is having problems in school. His therapist and my parents want to put him on medication and they will not allow me to be a part of the decision or meetings with the school and the therapist. Don't I have a right to be involved?
Your rights end at the guardianship petition granted by the Court to your parents. Guardians make all of the important decisions for the ward subject to the guardianship.
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It all depends on what type of guardianship they have and how they got it. If you granted it, you have the right to control how much authority they have. If they petitioned the court for it under chapter 125, then the guardian of a minor has the powers and responsibilities of a parent who has legal custody of a child, except that the guardian has no obligation to support the minor beyond the support that can be provided from the estate of the minor. Ultimately, the Letters of Guardianship should shed some light on this situation.
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