|Date: || Tuesday, October 10, 2017|
|Time: || 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.|
This free FASD class is open to school and agency staff, as well as, foster, adoptive and relative caregivers.
Training held at Links Mat-Su Parent Resource Center Ste # 2, 3161 E Palmer-Wasilla Hwy. Call Links 373-3632 to register for classes and ACRF 376-4678 to earn foster parent training hours.
FASD Evaluations by: Dr. Erika Stannard of Ptarmigan Connections Time: 9:00-11:00
- What is an FASD evaluation and how does it differ from a school evaluation or neuropsychological evaluation?
- Who conducts the evaluation? When should it be completed?
- What to expect and how to prepare
- Interpretation of test results and what results tell you about your child
- How results can be used at school
FASD IEP Supports by Amber Parker, Parent Advocate for LINKS Time: 11:am-12:00
- IEP/School Support for Students experiencing Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
- The roll of the Parent Advocate
- The Aging and Disability Resource Center
FASD 101 by: Betsy Woodin with Alaska Center for Resource Families Time: 12:00-4:00
- 12:00-1:00pm "A Child for Life" A NO FAS film on coping with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. A light lunch will be served during the film.
- 1:00-4:00pm FASD 101 This curriculum was developed by the State of Alaska. An overview of biomedical foundation of FASDs, prevention, diagnosis, and intervention strategies, as well as information about prevalence rates and the psycho-social-cultural impacts of FASDs. If you attend the entire 4 hours and complete the pre and post tests you will receive a certificate from the State of Alaska for FASD 101