Rebecca’s Spotlight: Wyatt and Debbie’s Story

Indiana Alliance is excited to share we have added Rebecca’s Spotlight to our
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Rebecca’s Spotlight: Helen’s Story

Indiana Alliance is excited to share we have added Rebecca’s Spotlight to our
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Rebecca’s Spotlight: Ryan’s Story

Indiana Alliance is excited to share we have added Rebecca’s Spotlight to our
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Understanding and Supporting Adults with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

According to Proof Alliance’s 2022 statistics, experts estimate that one out of
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Rebecca’s Spotlight: Dana’s Story

Indiana Alliance is excited to share we have added Rebecca’s Spotlight to our
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Rebecca’s Spotlight: Jenn’s Story

504 Plan and IEP: Keys to Jenn's Success!
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Rebecca’s Spotlight: Matt’s Story

Foster Parents' Gut Instincts Led to Matt's Success!
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Rebecca’s Spotlight: Gina’s Story

Diagnosis & Support: Keys to Gina's Success!
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Rebecca’s Spotlight: Rebecca’s Own Story

Tears of having an FASD become tears of hope for others
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Services and Supports for Adults with FASD

Presented by AUCD FASD SIG Services and Supports for Adults with FASD
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A statewide survey regarding mobile response services

You are invited to complete a brief survey regarding mobile response services.
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Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy Webinar

“SKILLS FOR EFFECTIVE PARENT ADVOCACY” WEBINAR TUESDAY, JUNE 2, 2020 11:30 AM-1:00
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First mobile app for caregivers of children with FASD reaches trial stage

Back in February 2018, we shared some exciting potential for a mobile
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Indiana FASD Support Check In

Indiana FASD Support IAPSE has two ways for individual to check in
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Living with FASD: Brenna’s Story

Photo Credit: Gwen Elliott @Pink Apple Photography CDC Feature Story on Brenna,
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Dr. Ira Chasnoff Talks FASD and The Online World

Given the current situation, this podcast interview by Jeff Noble is very
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FASD 101 Training Offering – Batesville Apr 22

FASD 101 Are you a parent, caregiver, or service provider to a
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FASD 101 Training Offering – Indianapolis Feb 29

FASD 101 Are you a parent, caregiver, or service provider to a
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FASD 101 Training Offering – Kendallville IN Jan 2020

FASD 101 Are you a parent, caregiver, or service provider to a
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FASD 101 Training Offering – Indianapolis Dec 2019

FASD 101 Are you a parent, caregiver, or service provider to a
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Share Your Story!

Share Your Story!

People are living successful lives with FASD, overcoming many obstacles. Whether you
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Roommate Notice: Ft. Wayne Area (18-29 year old female)

Roommate Notice – Ft. Wayne Area Indiana NOFAS was approached with the
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Participants needed for IU Health / Riley Hospital innovative brain-imaging study aimed at identifying at-risk kids

Click on the thumbnail for a PDF version of the flyer. Please
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The ABCs of Back to School with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

The ABCs of Back to School with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

As a new school year approaches, parents may find it useful to
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5 Ways to Advocate for Your Special Needs Kid

You’re grappling with the emotions of discovering your kid has a learning
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Please invite my kid with special needs to your kid’s party

My son Zach bounded off the school bus waving a party invitation as if
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I said I wouldn’t adopt a child with FASD—and now I have four

I said I wouldn’t adopt a child with FASD—and now I have four

People say: “If you adopt older children, rather than babies, you know
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My Best Tips for Parenting Kids with FASD

My Best Tips for Parenting Kids with FASD

Tips from the trenches for parents living with the challenges of a
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5 Sanity Saving Tips for Parenting Children with Fetal Alcohol Disorders (FASD)

Many adoptive parents are faced with the decision of adopting a child
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Minnesota requires foster parents learn about fetal alcohol disorders

Minnesota requires foster parents learn about fetal alcohol disorders

Minnesota was the first state to require foster parents learn about fetal
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What Do You Wish You’d Known Before Becoming A Parent?

What Do You Wish You’d Known Before Becoming A Parent?

Christine Koh and her daughters What’s the one thing you wish someone had
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Beyond Opioids: How A Family Came Together To Stay Together

Beyond Opioids: How A Family Came Together To Stay Together

Kelly Zimmerman holds her son Jaxton Wright at a parenting session at
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Family Shares Story of Adopting Girl from a Mother with FASD

Family Shares Story of Adopting Girl from a Mother with FASD

Here’s a story about two dads, a very happy little girl, and
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Finding wisdom in unlikely places

In our last “Living and Growing” column, we reflected on the death
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Recovering Hope – Part 1 – Mothers & Children on FASD

Recovering Hope – Part 1 – Mothers & Children on FASD

Hear Kathy and other women’s stories regarding their experiences with FASD. “Our
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10 Parenting Tips To Preserve Summer Sanity

10 Parenting Tips To Preserve Summer Sanity

You fall for it every year. You get so caught up in
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Avoiding the Summertime “Lose”

Avoiding the Summertime “Lose”

Professionals offer summer learning tips for parents to keep kids engaged during
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Emotions of a Foster Parent: The Positive (Part 1 of 6)

Emotions of a Foster Parent: The Positive (Part 1 of 6)

Thinking about becoming a Foster Parent? There are over 400,000 children in
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FASD Camp – One Family’s Experience

FASD Camp – One Family’s Experience

Finding CAMP – a FASD Community About a year ago, I was
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Parent and Social Worker Yolanda Shares Her Story

This story is part of our national organization NOFAS’ Social Work Stories campaign. This
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FASD-Informed Social Worker Brianna Shares Her Story

This story is part of our national organization NOFAS’ Social Work Stories campaign. This
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Hidden Heartache: Fetal Alcohol Syndrome’s Impact on Adoptive Families

Hidden Heartache: Fetal Alcohol Syndrome’s Impact on Adoptive Families

When Barb Clark and her husband Michael adopted their oldest daughter Akila at
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FASD Lunch n’ Learn – Grief & Loss

FASD Lunch n’ Learn – Grief & Loss

  The FASD Network posts short ‘Lunch n’ Learn’ videos on our
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FASD Meltdowns: How you can unknowingly be making it worse

FASD Meltdowns: How you can unknowingly be making it worse

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Building the right mobile app for caregivers of children with FASD

Building the right mobile app for caregivers of children with FASD

Mt. Hope Family Center research associate Christie Petrenko, left, and electrical and
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Mothers Fight Stigma Of Drug Addiction

The number of babies born addicted to drugs has risen sharply over
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50 Questions To Ask Your Kids Instead Of Asking “How Was Your Day”

by Leslie Means Now that we have a new baby in our home, time
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How one schoolteacher takes time each week to look out for the lonely

The following story ran recently in Reader’s Digest online parenting blog. A
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Help Needed from Families Raising Children with FASD

Help Needed from Families Raising Children with FASD

Are you a parent or caregiver of a child with a fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD)?
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Housing and FASD – A Panel Discussion (Jan 24th 2018)

Housing and FASD – A Panel Discussion (Jan 24th 2018)

Join us for this free webcast entitled: Housing and FASD – A Panel Discussion.  
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5-Part FASD Webinar for Parents and Professionals

5-Part FASD Webinar for Parents and Professionals

5-Week Webinars for Parents and Professionals FASD and the Brain-Based Approach This
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Thriving with Fetal Alcohol

Thriving with Fetal Alcohol

An interview with Emily Travis who is a Fetal Alcohol speaker and
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Living with FAS

Living with FAS

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Parents’ Perspective on Diagnosis

Parents’ Perspective on Diagnosis

There are days in every person’s life they will never forget. For
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Picture This: Life as a Parent of Children with FASD

Picture This: Life as a Parent of Children with FASD

Credit / Sources A Photovoice Project that brought mothers together to talk
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101 HOLIDAY STRATEGIES FOR FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDERS

101 HOLIDAY STRATEGIES FOR FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDERS

FASD THINK TANK: 101 HOLIDAY STRATEGIES FOR FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDERS SUPPORTING
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Pill-Popping Mommas: ‘Many’ Pregnant Women Take Opioids, CDC Finds

Pill-Popping Mommas: ‘Many’ Pregnant Women Take Opioids, CDC Finds

Millions of American women of childbearing age take opioids — and many
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Living with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome: Experience from a Parent of Two Adopted Children

Living with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome: Experience from a Parent of Two Adopted Children

It wasn’t until her adopted son had reached kindergarten that Laurie Whyte
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What Parents and Parents-To-Be Should Know About FASD

What Parents and Parents-To-Be Should Know About FASD

Four times a year, parents and professionals gather in the Portland area
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10 Strategies That Work For Kids With FASD

10 Strategies That Work For Kids With FASD

The following blog was first shared via FASD Families The last couple
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When ADHD Isn’t What It Seems

When ADHD Isn’t What It Seems

The number of kids who are diagnosed with ADHD these days is
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Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder impacts you, but you don’t know it

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder impacts you, but you don’t know it

As a foster mother to children with FASD, Nora Boesem has seen
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My Adult FASD Diagnosis: Clarity for a Man and his Mom

My Adult FASD Diagnosis: Clarity for a Man and his Mom

Reinier deSmit tells his story of living with FASD for over 56
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Common Strengths of Students with FASD

Common Strengths of Students with FASD

Dan Dubovsky talks about the importance of looking for and utilizing the
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Advice to Parents Thinking About Adopting A Child With Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Advice to Parents Thinking About Adopting A Child With Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

The following blog was written by Martin Butcher, an adoptee, and adoptive father
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Tips to Prepare Kids with FASD for Traveling

A couple of weeks ago I was chatting with our social worker
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Resources for Families Living with FASD: What’s Out There

This information is included in our online Resource Directory, but we wanted
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Understanding The Behaviors Of Children With FASD

The Honestly Adoption Podcast, with Mike and Kristen Berry, is a podcast dedicated
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Parenting Tips on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Parenting Tips on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Do not take the behaviors personally: A child who has FAS is very
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Always Remember the Brain: 30 Strategies for Parents of Children with a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

People who have been exposed to alcohol in utero have brain differences
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Born Broken, But Not Hopeless!

t’s been a difficult 13 years with our oldest son. Some would
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How Do You Get Through to a Child Who Doesn’t Think Logically?

How Do You Get Through to a Child Who Doesn’t Think Logically?

We used to think that carrying a piece of drywall around with
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6 Things I’ve Been Told as a Special Needs Parent

Last year, I took on a new title when one of my
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The Story of Iyal: One Family’s Story and Hope

This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) video tells the story
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Online FASD Support Groups

Research and public awareness about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) is growing
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My Child With FASD Is A Warrior!

The world often looks at a child like mine, who suffers from
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What Is It Like To Parent A Child With FASD?

What Is It Like To Parent A Child With FASD?

This appeared at Tales From our House It means constant supervision. Joseph
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