Day 89 of 99 Days to FASDay: 10 Fundamental Components of FASD Prevention

The information for Day 89 is used with the permission of CanFASD - I encourage you to visit their webpage to download a copy of the PDF which includes references for each of the components. 10 Fundamental components of FASD prevention from a women’s health determinants perspective The following ten fundamental components of FASD prevention emerged … Continue reading Day 89 of 99 Days to FASDay: 10 Fundamental Components of FASD Prevention

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 48 of 99 Days to FASDay: Greatest Hopes of Caregivers

Today we look at what caregivers said when asked: What is my greatest hope for my child/adult? ...a full, happy, purposeful life with a sense of belonging. ...that one day people will understand that FASD is an invisible diagnosis for children that look “normal.” ...a good education, a good job, and knowing that they are … Continue reading Day 48 of 99 Days to FASDay: Greatest Hopes of Caregivers

Day 46 of 99 Days to FASDay: Strategies and Self Care for FASD Caregivers

Day 46 of 99 Days to FASDay brings a resource of strategies for caregivers by caregivers. The above graphic highlights only three general strategies provided in this great resource 2017 Parent Retreat Strategies  put together by the FASD Network of Saskatchewan (Canada). I only highlighted three of the general strategies, but the booklet (click on link above) … Continue reading Day 46 of 99 Days to FASDay: Strategies and Self Care for FASD Caregivers