Days 75-80 of 99 Days to FASDay: Neurobehavioral Approach to FASD

Using the Neurobehavioral Approach We return to another series of posts featuring the NB Approach for raising or supporting a person with FASD. You can find the first series of posts here: Day 12 of 99 Days to FASDay. Rather than posting individually over the last few days here on WordPress, I combined the posts into … Continue reading Days 75-80 of 99 Days to FASDay: Neurobehavioral Approach to FASD

Day 67-73 of 99 Days to FASDay: Supporting Adults with FASD

Nine Lessons Learned: Supporting Success for Adults with FASD This post combines the last week's worth of posts. The information was discovered in the guidebook Supporting Success for Adults with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) published by Community Living British Columbia (Canada). Rather than posting the graphics for each day on WordPress, I decided to … Continue reading Day 67-73 of 99 Days to FASDay: Supporting Adults with FASD

Day 65 of 99 Days to FASDay: FASD and Work

Today we wrap up information from Understanding the Occurrence of Secondary Disabilities by looking at employment experiences for adults with FAS and FAE (diagnosis used in Study), as well as provide information and links to help with employment. To begin on a positive note, the Study found the following protective factors for successful employment: Adaptive … Continue reading Day 65 of 99 Days to FASDay: FASD and Work

Day 64 of 99 Days to FASDay: Daily Life Skills

FASD: Dependence, Independence and Interdependence Today we expand on another portion of the landmark Study Understanding the Occurrence of Secondary Disabilities (Ann P. Streissguth, Ph.D., Helen M. Barr, M.A., M.S., Julia Kogan, EdM., Fred L. Bookstein, Ph.D.) looking at management of Daily Life Skills for the participants who were 21 years of age and older. This is … Continue reading Day 64 of 99 Days to FASDay: Daily Life Skills

Day 63 of 99 Days to FASDay: Risk Factors for Adverse Life Outcomes

Risk Factors for Adverse Life Outcomes in Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effects Ann P. Streissguth, PH.D., Fred L. Bookstein, PH.D., Helen M. Barr, M.A., M.S., Paul D.Sampson, PH.D., Kieran O'Malley, M.B., D.A.B.P.N. (P), Julia Kogan Young, M.Ed. Many of us in the FASD world will have heard about this Study and see/hear quotes and … Continue reading Day 63 of 99 Days to FASDay: Risk Factors for Adverse Life Outcomes