Category: Support Resources

FASD Advocates push for more support

ABC News (Australia) –Advocates of FASD students in Qld schools push for more support, prevent future ‘in correctional services’ The Queensland government is being called upon to better recognise fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) as a disability in schools by a passionate researcher, with the support of parents, caregivers, and experienced health practitioners.

Generalising Information

People with FASD are unable to generalise information310.9 KB.  This means that it is difficultto take one piece of information and transfer that learning to another situation.

FASD and Challenging Behaviour

Behaviour is based in the way the brain operates and people who have been prenatally exposed to alcohol have an organic brain injury.  Challenging behaviour250.84 KB can occur when the individual is trying to communicate that all is not right with their world.