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June 13 & 20--Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Bending the Trajectory Webinar

Please see below for a free webinar and “dialogue with the experts” series funded by ACF and SAMHSA on June 13 and June 20.

Tuesday | June 13, 2023 | Noon–1:00pm (PDT) / 3:00-4:00 (EDT) Tuesday | June 20, 2023 | Noon–1:00pm (PDT) / 3:00-4:00 (EDT)

Two-part webinar

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) are the most common neurodevelopmental disorders with a 5% prevalence in the general population. Barriers to diagnosis can leave children and families without needed supports.

Topics to be discussed in these two-part series includes:

  • Past and present understandings of the effects of prenatal alcohol exposure on neurodevelopment

  • Developmental and behavioral manifestations of prenatal alcohol-related brain injury across childhood and adolescence

  • Similarities and differences related to other neurodevelopmental disorders, such as autism and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

  • Screening for prenatal alcohol exposure and barriers to diagnosing fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

  • Interventions across the lifespan.

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