Practice Issues

Marnie Makela, Aamena Kapasi & Jacqueline Pei (2019) ‘Guide for Employment Professionals: Supporting Employment in Adults with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder.’

Choate & Badry (9 December 2018) ‘Research (Choate & Badry): Stigma as a dominant discourse in FASD’; The FASD Prevention Conversation Project. The purpose of this paper is to conduct a scoping review of the literature to explore the many ways stigma affects people with FASD and to highlight the disciplines and places where discourse on FASD and stigma is taking place.

David Deere, William J. Edwards, Dan Dubovsky, Leigh Tenkku Lepper. Individuals with FASD and the Courts: What Social Workers Need to Know.

Video: NOFAS Webinar (Dec 2018): FASD and the Role of Occupational Therapy

Webinar: A coach or navigator approach is a new model that is now increasingly used in pediatric health care contexts. This webinar will provide an overview of what a coach is and the current evidence that exists in the use of a coach for parents of children with disabilities. Three research projects funded by CHILD-BRIGHT that use a coach model at three transition points in a child’s development will also be highlighted. Read more here…

Forensic Scholars Today (Jan 11 2019) ‘Treating FASD with Play Therapy’ Vol.3 Issue 3.

Wartnik A and Brown J (30 January 2017) Volume 2, Issue 3 of Forensic Scholars Today: ‘Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) and Competency to Stand Trial (CST) Case Law: A Need for Further Understanding and Research.’

The FASD Prevention Conversation: ‘Brief intervention in substance use with girls and women: 50 ideas for dialogue, skill building, and empowerment.’ Link to website here…

Sara McLean, Stewart McDougall and Vicki Russell (December 2014) ‘Supporting children living with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders: Practice principles.’ AIFS  Read article here.

New Zealand – Orangi Tamariki

TED Talks – USA paediatrician Nadine Burke