APSAD Conference Program, Hobart 10—13 November 2019
All news items posted January to March 2019. FASD Consultants Australia_1st Quarter 2019_FASD News
New resource – Australia: ‘Stolen Generations School Toolkit for Teachers and Students.’ Healing Foundation
ACND Neurodevelopmental Disorders Conference, Launceston 19-21 September 2019
Amanda Lyons (March 4 2019) ‘Substance use during pregnancy’. GP and addiction medicine expert Dr Hester Wilson discusses how to best approach a complex issue. News GP. RACGP
Mary Ward (Feb 26 2019) ‘Mothers return to pre-pregnancy drinking within five years: study’. Brisbane Times
Nicole Lee (Feb 25 2019) ‘Did you look forward to last night’s bottle of wine a bit too much? Ladies, you’re not alone’. The Conversation.
Emma Young (Feb 22 2019) ‘Immediate action urged to help WA children in prison with FASD’. WA Today
NCCD Australian Podcast: Classroom adjustments: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). This podcast is part of a series that highlights adjustments that can be made in the classroom to enable students with disability to access and participate in education on the same basis as their peers.
Josh Chiat (Feb 19 2019) ‘Operation Saves Lives’. Kalgoorlie Miner The West Australian A world-class paediatric researcher and a former WA chief psychologist are leading a landmark project in Leonora to uncover the prevalence and impact of foetal alcohol spectrum disorder in the northern Goldfields community.