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.


Introductory Story
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
FASD Facts
Cause of FASD

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

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

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

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

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