Children’s Bureau Presentation on FASD 

At the October conference of the PA Rehabilitation and Community Providers Association, staff from the children’s bureau and a family member presented on “Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD): Implications for Youth, Families, and Systems.” The presentation included definitions of terms, specific challenges of children with FASD, a parent’s experience raising a child with an FASD, developmental, cognitive & mental health (primary & secondary) effects, and intervention strategies.