NOFAS Webinar Series
The one hour, free webinars are offered on the third Wednesday of each month from 2:00 – 3:00 PM Eastern.
Register for the next upcoming webinar:
Watch the latest recorded webinar:
The Role of the Social Worker in Preventing, Identifying and Treating FASD
Presenter: Dr. Leigh Tenkku Lepper and David Deere
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One free contact hour will be provided from the School of Social Work at the University of Missouri. Please contact NOFAS for more information.
The NOFAS Webinar Series features current FASD research, intervention and treatment strategies, and other topics, presented by leading authorities from the FASD field.
Certified addictions professionals are eligible for one Continuing Education Unit (CEU) for each eligible webinar attended. CEUs will only be given for attending a live webinar session, not for viewing a recording of the webinar. CEUs are provided by NOFAS through NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals. If you are a social worker or other professional you are also eligible to recieve one CEU if your licensing board accepts NAADAC CEUs. Please contact NOFAS to request a certificate or for more information. Unfortunately, NOFAS does not provide other CEUs at this time.
Webinars will be available for download 24 hours after the live presentation. Please register to view the webinar recordings. You may need to download special software to view the webinars, particularly on Mac computers.
All times are 2:00 – 3:00 PM Eastern. Schedule is subject to change.
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Mobilizing the FASD Community to Take Action
Sara Messelt, MOFAS, May 20, 2015
February 18, 2015 – Jacquelyn Bertrand, PhD – Watch Video Recording
Proven and Promising Interventions for Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
January 21, 2015 – Sr. Suzette Fisher, SND, M.ED., Ed.S. – Watch Video Recording
Triumph: Educating Students with an FASD
December 17, 2014 – Nora J. Baladerian, PhD. – More information here: http://disability-abuse.com/
Policies and Practices to Reduce the Risk of Abuse, including Sexual Violence, against people with an FASD
November 19, 2014 – Mary DeJoseph, D.O. – Recording Unavailable
Why Some Pregnant Women Drink – Addiction: A Progressive Brain Disease
October 15, 2014- Michael Charness, M.D.- View Webinar Recording
An Update on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders and the Risk of Light Drinking During Pregnancy
September 24, 2014 – Heather Carmichael Olson, PhD. – View Webinar Recording
How to Do “FASD-Informed Care:” Adapting Existing Treatments, Adopting New Interventions
August 20, 2014 – Kathy Sulik, PhD. – View Webinar Recording
Animal Model-based FASD Research: Insights Regarding Alcohol-induced Abnormal Development
July 16, 2014 – Claire Coles, PhD. – View Webinar Recording
MILE: An Intervention for Children with FASD. Teaching Math Skills to Children with FASD.
June 18, 2014 – Christina Chambers, PhD. – View Webinar Recording
How does mother’s nutrition affect pregnancy outcome in women who drink alcohol?
May 22, 2014 (Thursday) – Ira Chasnoff, M.D. – View Webinar Recording
Self Regulation and Executive Functioning in Youth with FASD: Implications for the Criminal Justice System
February 19, 2014 – Julie Kable, PhD – View Slides
Updates on Neurobehavioral Disorder Associated with Prenatal Alcohol Exposure (ND-PAE).
This webinar will include implications for inclusion of the disorder in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5).
January 15, 2014 –Eileen Elias, M. Ed. and Douglas Waite, M.D. – View Webinar Recording.- View Slides.
Improving Awareness and Treatment of Children, Adolescents, and Adults with FASD and Co-Occurring Disorders
December 18, 2013 – Edward Riley, PhD. – View Webinar Recording – View Webinar Slides
The CIFASD: From the Lab to Changing Lives
November 20, 2013 – Kathleen Mitchell – View Webinar Recording
Intro to the Webinar Series and to NOFAS; Developing Resiliency in Family Systems.