Rebecca’s Spotlight: Matt’s Story

Rebecca recently sat down (virtually!) with fellow FASD self-advocate Matt Sinclair, from
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Stars for Starla Youth Recognition Awards

Nominate a Youth for a Star Award Stars for Starla recognizes that
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New Legislation Will Help Children and Adults Living with FASD, the Nation’s Most Common and Preventable Developmental Disability

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New Legislation Will Help Children and Adults Living with FASD, the Nation’s Most Common and Preventable Developmental Disability

June 28, 2021 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Susan Elsworth [email protected] 765-278-7005 Click
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Family Support When Raising School-Aged Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

WAVING A MAGIC WAND: SUPPORTS FOR FAMILIES RAISING SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN WITH AUTISM
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DiG FASD: DNA Makes Us Different – Research Study Participants Needed

Participate in DiG FASD About DiG FASD The purpose of the “Dissecting
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Fostering Children and Youth with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

The Coalition for Children, Youth and Families developed this document to help
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FASD In A Nutshell (Lunch & Learn)

​Indiana NOFAS presents FASD in a Nutshell This training defines FASD, explains
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Indiana FASD Support Group

Earlier this year, a grass roots effort was started by a woman
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The FASD Success Show – A Podcast for Living

The FASD Success show is a great online resource. This podcast is
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Stay-at-Home Guide for Kids with FASD

Check out the following resource guide, full of creative ideas for your
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FASD bill update from NOFAS President Tom Donaldson

Dear Affiliates, Two primary efforts are underway to advance federal FASD legislation:
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NOFAS Video: Dr. Alexis Gimovsky, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist

NOFAS Video: Dr. Alexis Gimovsky, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist

NOFAS produced this short video featuring ObGyn Dr. Alexis Gimovsky talking about
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Cerebral Palsy Group

Cerebral Palsy is a name given to a set of nerve disorders
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Call for Input: Therapist Training Content

Hey folks here’s your chance to share what you wish therapists knew
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Whose Trigger is it? Training Offering

Whose Trigger is it? Training Offering

Whose Trigger Is It? The Indiana affiliate of the National Organization on
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Understanding Addiction for Caregivers Training Offering

Understanding Addiction for Caregivers Training Offering

Understanding Addiction for Caregivers The Indiana affiliate of the National Organization on
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Bridging the Gap with Children to Recovery Training Offering

Bridging the Gap with Children to Recovery Training Offering

Bridging the Gap with Children to Recovery The Indiana affiliate of the
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FASD 101 Training Offering

FASD 101 Training Offering

FASD 101 The Indiana affiliate of the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol
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The DiG FASD Study is Enrolling Adults and Children with Prenatal Alcohol Exposure

Participate in DiG FASD Help improve the lives of people with FASD.
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Addiction and Pregnancy: A Guide for Mothers

Addiction and Pregnancy: A Guide for Mothers

Addiction and Pregnancy: A Guide for Mothers Pregnancy should be an exciting
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Do I have to wait to breastfeed my baby after consuming alcohol.

Susan Elsworth, Director of INOFAS refers individuals to the Academy of Breastfeeding
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Training for Parents & Professionals: FASD and the Brain-Based Approach

Spring, 2019: FASD and the Brain-Based Approach: for parents and professionals. Evening session:
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The Overlapping Behavioral Characteristics of FASD Disorders and Related Mental Health Diagnoses in Children

The Overlapping Behavioral Characteristics of FASD Disorders and Related Mental Health Diagnoses in Children

We found this resource online: “Overlapping Behavioral Characteristics of FASD and Related
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The Four Pillars of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Success

THE FOUR PILLARS of FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER SUCCESS What Every Care
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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: When Good Parenting Doesn’t Work (Online Video Training)

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: When Good Parenting Doesn’t Work (Online Training Video) Presenter
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How to Prepare for Your Child’s Health Supervision Visit

When you parent a foster or adoptive child, it’s not always easy
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Parenting a Child with FASD

Parenting a Child with FASD

Parenting a Child with FASD When a pregnant woman drinks alcohol, it
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Warrior Moms: The Circle of Hope Birth Mothers Network

Warrior Moms: The Circle of Hope Birth Mothers Network

Learn about a support group for mothers who have experienced with FASD.
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FASD Advanced: Effective Parenting Strategies (Online Video Training)

The Adoption Exchange offers several online training resources related to FASD. An
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America, Can We Talk About Your Drinking?

America, Can We Talk About Your Drinking?

After a season of indulgence, many Americans resolve to drink less in
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Online Video Training Series on FASD from Triumph Today

Confused or frustrated by your child’s behavior?  Looking for ways to help
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Alcohol and pregnancy

If you’re pregnant, you’ll need to think carefully about what is safe
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Women Get Clean to Prevent Having Babies with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)

Women Get Clean to Prevent Having Babies with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)

SARASOTA (FOX 13) – More than 4,000 babies were born addicted to opiates
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Fetal Alcohol Disorder May Be More Common Than Previously Thought

Fetal Alcohol Disorder May Be More Common Than Previously Thought

In a new JAMA study of more than 6,000 first-graders, researchers estimate that between 1.1% and
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Adults Living With FASD: A Conversation with Jeff Noble and Jennifer Tourangeau

Adults Living With FASD: A Conversation with Jeff Noble and Jennifer Tourangeau

In a recent post, we introduced you to Jeff Noble who shared
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Adults Living With FASD: A Conversation with Jeff Noble and Blair Charters

Adults Living With FASD: A Conversation with Jeff Noble and Blair Charters

In a recent post, we introduced you to Jeff Noble who shared
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Hoosier Story of Hope: Boston Bound

Hoosier Story of Hope: Boston Bound

We’ve been following the story of a local Indianapolis man who is
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Comparing ODD, ADHD, and FASD

Comparing ODD, ADHD, and FASD

Dan Dubovsky compares the differences between ODD, ADHD, and FASD
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Life is Sacred: Invite It, Nurture It, Celebrate It

Life is Sacred: Invite It, Nurture It, Celebrate It

This printable handout can be used by a person with FASD (or
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Parenting Children Affected by FASD – A Guide for Daily Living

Parenting Children Affected by FASD – A Guide for Daily Living

The Society of Special Needs Adoptive Parents (SNAP), a non-profit, provincially-funded organization
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Strategies for Children (3 – 12) with an Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

Booklet for Parents, Other Caregivers, and Professionals The information presented in the
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Free Online Parent Support Group

Free Online Parent Support Group

Free, online parent support group through Double ARC. We are an agency
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Helping People with FASD Process What We Are Saying (First Steps)

Helping People with FASD Process What We Are Saying (First Steps)

One of the more difficult things to remember when supporting a person
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Flying with Fetal Alcohol

We’re excited to share a video interview from fasdforever.com. It’s a conversation between Jeff
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What “The Dress” Teaches Us About Lying, FASD, and Perception

What “The Dress” Teaches Us About Lying, FASD, and Perception

Many people with FASD (and many other developmental conditions) struggle with perception,
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Can’t vs. Won’t – Important Reframing

Kristin Wiens (@kwiens62) developed the following infographic to help parents, caregivers, educators
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FASD: Bridging the Gap with Children to Recovery – Part 2 of 2

FASD: Bridging the Gap with Children to Recovery – Part 2 of 2

We are very excited to share the online version of a training
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FASD: Bridging the Gap with Children to Recovery – Part 1 of 2

We are very excited to share the online version of a training
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This FASD strategy cuts down parent frustration

A new study sheds light on how parents and caregivers of children
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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders FASD Public Awareness Guide

Since 1990, NOFAS has responded to requests for information on FASD. The
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Center for Disease Control: FASD

Center for Disease Control: FASD

The CDC has a wealth of information on FASD, including: Basic Information
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US News Health: More Kids Harmed by Drinking in Pregnancy Than Expected

US News Health: More Kids Harmed by Drinking in Pregnancy Than Expected

Although drinking during pregnancy has long been considered taboo, new research suggests
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Pediatrics: Prevalence and Characteristics of FASD

Pediatrics: Prevalence and Characteristics of FASD

OBJECTIVES: To determine the prevalence and characteristics of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
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Successful Interactions with Individuals Living with FASD

Successful Interactions with Individuals Living with FASD

Step one is understanding the terminology and basic overview of FASD, and
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Tips for Caregivers

Tips for Caregivers

TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF – This is critical. The demands of caring
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What Women Need to Know About Drinking During Pregnancy

Drinking During Pregnancy Have you heard conflicting messages about alcohol use during
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Good Reads Related to FASD

Good Reads Related to FASD

Trying Differently Rather Than Harder, by Diane Malbin, M.S.W. Fetal Alcohol Syndrome:
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FASD Resources for Adults Living with FASD

FASD Resources for Adults Living with FASD

NOFAS has pulled together a set of general resources on FASD for adults
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General Strategies for FASD

General Strategies for FASD

NOFAS has pulled together a set of general strategies for FASD including: Eight Magic
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Resources for Families Living with FASD: What’s Out There

Resources for Families Living with FASD: What’s Out There

NOFAS presented a webinar on “Resources for Families Living with FASD: What’s
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