Caregiver Curriculum on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
Type : Online
Language : English
Cost : Free
More Information: http://www.childwelfareinstitute.torontocas.ca/training
The purpose of this curriculum is to provide a venue for caregivers including foster parents, families, kinship care, youth and child care workers, child welfare services, and others trying to understand and cope with many of the life challenges faced by children with FASD. This training was developed by the Children’s Aid Society of Toronto in collaboration with the University of Calgary, University of Manitoba, Government of Alberta and funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada.
Please note, to access this online training, log in using the information below
- Username: guestfasd
- Password: Hello1234*
SAFERA – Le syndrome d’alcoolisation foetale
Type : Training DVD
Language : French
Cost : $65
More Information: http://safera.net/financement/index.php?article29/dvd-de-formation
This DVD explains everything that surrounds this major and costly public health problem, a source of ongoing hardship for sufferers and their families.
Foundations in FASD
Type: Online self-directed learning course
More Information: https://estore.canfasd.ca/foundations-in-fasd
This course provides a basic training program intended for everyone that will come into contact with individuals with FASD. This evidence-based course is both culturally sensitive and responsive to learners needs.
Topics in this course include an overview of FASD assessment and diagnosis, FASD interventions, how alcohol affects the brain development of a fetus, prevention and support strategies, as well as potential barriers, stigma surrounding FASD, and signs and symptoms of FASD.
8-Week Caregiver Program
Type: Caregiver program
Date: Ongoing (8-week program)
Location: Norwest Community Health Centre
More Information: http://www.norwestchc.org/
An 8-week program providing information on supporting individuals suspected of or having FASD. Open to parents and caregivers/ anyone caring for someone with FASD; people with FASD can attend on a case by case basis. Participation through video conference can be arranged.
Not for professionals. Contact Maureen Parkes at the Norwest Community Health Centre for more information about intensive trainings for professionals.