Day 26 of 99 Days to FASDay: Focus on the Positive; Let Your Red Shoes Rock

Today's tip is a great one, isn't it? It can be easy to focus on the negative and forget the small or big successes that do happen. What does the Looking After Each Other project have to say? The public understands that people with FASD have challenges. A continual focus on this creates a belief … Continue reading Day 26 of 99 Days to FASDay: Focus on the Positive; Let Your Red Shoes Rock

Day 22 of 99 Days to FASDay: No More External Brains Please!

This suggestion is a real surprise to me. I know I've used "external brain" before in describing support required for person with FASD. What's the thinking behind removing "external brain" from FASD language? The term external brain was created many years ago to give people an understanding that someone with FASD may require coaching at … Continue reading Day 22 of 99 Days to FASDay: No More External Brains Please!