NOFAS Webinar Series
The NOFAS Webinar Series features current FASD reaserch, intervention and treatment strategies, and other topics, presented by leading authorities from the FASD field.
The one hour, free webinars are offered on the third Wednesday of each month from 2:00 – 3:00 PM Eastern. For questions, please contact NOFAS.
Certified addictions professionals are eligible for one Continuing Education Unit (CEU) for each webinar attended. 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.
All times are 2:00 – 3:00 PM Eastern. Schedule is subject to change.
November 20, 2013 – Kathleen Mitchell – View Webinar Recording
Intro to the Webinar Series and to NOFAS; Developing Resiliency in Family Systems.
December 18, 2013 – Edward Riley, PhD. - View Webinar Recording - View Webinar Slides
The CIFASD: From the Lab to Changing Lives
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
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).
March 19, 2014 – Mary O’Connor, PhD - View Webinar Recording
New treatments for children and adolescents with FASD
April 16, 2014 - Kenneth Lyons Jones, M.D. - View Webinar Recording
Alcohol and Pregnancy: What Have We Learned in 40 Years?
May 21, 2014 – Ira Chasnoff, M.D.
Self Regulation and Executive Functioning in Youth with FASD: Implications for the Criminal Justice System
June 18, 2014 – Christina Chambers, PhD.
How does mother’s nutrition affect pregnancy outcome in women who drink alcohol?
July 16, 2014 – Claire Coles, PhD.
August 20, 2014 – Kathy Sulik, PhD.
Animal Model-based FASD Research: Insights Regarding Alcohol-induced Abnormal Development
September 17, 2014 – Heather Carmichael Olson, PhD.
How to Do “FASD-Informed Care:” Adapting Existing Treatments, Adopting New Interventions
October 15, 2014- Michael Charness, M.D.
November 19, 2014 – Sarah Mattson, PhD
December 17, 2014 – Nora J. Baladerian, PhD.
Policies and Practices to Reduce the Risk of Abuse, including Sexual Violence, against people with an FASD
Schedule is subject to change.