Description

This webinar will give an overview of FASD, provide evidence-based prevention strategies to help women at risk of having an alcohol-exposed pregnancy, discuss strategies for preventing and/or reducing secondary disabilities resulting from FASD, summarize intervention strategies to help individuals with FASD, and share resources available for prevention and treatment professionals and families.

Shortcuts

4:59
Introductory Story
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
FASD Facts
Cause of FASD

25:40
Why Pregnant Women Drink Alcohol
Who is at Risk of Giving Birth to a Child with FASD
FASD and Alcohol
Medical Cost

51:29 Questions

1:00:13
Identification of FASD & Diagnosis of FAS
FAS and the Brain
Steps Following Diagnosis
General Issues in FASD
FASD & Co-Occurring Disorders

11:33:50
Overall Difficulties With FASD
FASD Challenges By Age Group
Secondary Disabilities in FASD Individuals
Protective Factors Against Secondary Disabilities
Services & Supports for FASD Children
FASD Resources

1:51:37 Questions

Presenter

Margo Singer is a FASD State Coordinator at NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services.

Additional Resources

Slides