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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

Author: SAMSHA

Course Created: 2014

Practice Level: Intermediate

No book to buy Duration: 2 hours
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Course Summary

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) is a non-diagnostic umbrella term describing the range of effects that can occur in an individual whose mother consumed alcohol during pregnancy. These effects may include physical, mental, behavioral, and/or learning disabilities with possible lifelong implications. These disorders often co-occur with substance abuse and mental health issues, and generally require treatment modifications for successful outcomes.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test, complete the course evaluation and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction to FASD
  • Professional Responsibility to Screen for FASD
  • Procedures for Screening
  • Selecting An Appropriate Prevention Approach
  • Working with Women Who May Have an FASD

Learning Objectives

  • List the types of diagnosis within FASD
  • Discuss prevention of FASD
  • Describe the risk factors for alcohol-exposed pregnancy

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