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FASD: Now What?

Description: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is an invisible brain-based disability that arises due to exposure to alcohol prenatally. FASD one of the leading known causes of development disabilities in North America. Approaching FASD through a neurobehavioural lens will allow for acceptance and understanding of the disability. Those with FASD may have issues with memory, processing of information, living skills, learning and social skills. This workshop will explore these ideas and more.     

Who should attend?

  • Parents, caregivers, guardians and family members
  • Social workers, community cases workers, community agencies*
  • Teachers, educators and managers*

*Agencies or Professional teams seeking a workshop or training session, specific for their team, can request a separate workshop to be scheduled at a time and date of preference. If interested in scheduling a team/agency specific workshop please contact Meera Sidhu @ msidhu@erinoakkids.ca or Patricia Buenavente @ pbuenavente@erinoakkids.ca to arrange.

Upcoming workshops dates for 2021:

August 19, 2021 | 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

October 20, 2021 | 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

How to register:

Call the ErinoakKids Intake Team at 905-855-2690 extension 1.