MediaPlanet 13 Apr 2021 – The Importance of Early Diagnosis and Intervention for Kids with FASD Based on recent epidemiological studies, it’s estimated that there are over one million people with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in Canada, making this one of the leading causes of developmental disability in the country.
Category: Strategies and Interventions
A Heart For All Students – Homeschooling FASD: Support Tips 11 years later, Natalie and John made the decision to homeschool him. They did so in an effort to save him from a constant barage of bullying. Additionally, they needed to provide him with the academic accommodations that homeschooling provides.
National FASD UK (Nov 2020) A new website for children living with FASD called Me and My FASD
University of Rochester, Newscenter (3 Feb 2020) Self-care linked to greater confidence in parents of children with FASD.
FASD Ontario (July 2019) Parenting indigenous children: A Guide for non-indigenous carers. Health Nexus
Adebiyi, B.O., Mukumbang, F.C. & Beytell, A. ‘A guideline for the prevention and management of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in South Africa’. BMC Health Serv Res19, 809 (2019) doi:10.1186/s12913-019-4677-x
Carl Hnatyshyn (10 October 2019) Pathways program helps those with fetal alcohol disorder. Resource worker Amber Arnold hopes to change that reality by speaking, creating programs and holding events to make Sarnia-Lambton into what she calls an FASD-informed community. This Week: Sarnia and Lambton County.
Healthcare Improvement Scotland (2019) RESOURCE: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD): A booklet for parents, carers and families of children and young people exposed to alcohol during pregnancy.
McRae T, Adams E, Clifton E et al (2 August 2019) ‘Overcoming the challenges of caring for a child with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum disorder: a Pilbara community perspective’. Rural and Remote Health
Kate Kyle (July 2019) Yellowknife, Canada. ‘You’re not alone: New program helps foster kids with FASD prepare for life on their own’. CBC News