Day 88 of 99 Days to FASDay: Dear Everybody

Dear Everybody: It's time to end stigma In August 2017, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital launched an anti-stigma campaign called, Dear Everybody. I was so excited about this campaign that I interrupted the scheduled 99 Days and included this campaign as today's tip. Dear Everybody is an open letter from children and youth with disabilities, … Continue reading Day 88 of 99 Days to FASDay: Dear Everybody

Day 87 of 99 Days to FASDay: Images of FASD

Day 87 of 99 Days to FASDay and we continue to look at a study of key Canadian FASD awareness campaigns - focusing on the images used to raise awareness. The information is from What We Have Learned: Key Canadian FASD Awareness Campaigns Best Start: Ontario's Maternal Newborn and Early Child Development Resource Centre (Wendy Burgoyne). How … Continue reading Day 87 of 99 Days to FASDay: Images of FASD

Day 85 of 99 Days to FASDay: Gaps in Understanding FASD

2018/2019: In an effort to bring more clarity and information surrounding awareness, prevention and addressing Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, an additional graphic was created. The information that supports Day 85 (for 2018) can be found on on this blog post:  What do we need to address FASD. The information below, from 2017, still relevant, looks … Continue reading Day 85 of 99 Days to FASDay: Gaps in Understanding FASD

Global Prevelance of Alcohol Use During Pregnancy

2018: Day 91 of 99 Days to FASDay The information below was originally Day 84, however it was moved to Day 91 in 2018, when new information surfaced through a document created by CanFASD which provided a framework for common messaging about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. These messages replaced the original 2017 Days 82-83. You can … Continue reading Global Prevelance of Alcohol Use During Pregnancy

Day 82 of 99 Days to FASDay: Adults Alcohol Use in Ontario

2018 Update: Although the information below (and for days 82, 83 and 84) is still relevant, I came across a document created by CanFASD which provided a framework for common messaging about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. You can certainly share the 2017 graphics, or you can check out the 2018 ones on this post: FASD: Common … Continue reading Day 82 of 99 Days to FASDay: Adults Alcohol Use in Ontario

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