NOFAS maintains official and unofficial partnerships with numerous government agencies, organizations, associations and university-based programs focused on developmental disabilities, women’s and children’s issues, health care professionals, and other issues compatible with the NOFAS mission. NOFAS also has an Affiliate Network of over 40 organizations.
NOFAS partners include:
Collaborative Initiative on FASD (CIFASD)
National Association of FASD State Coordinators
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
March of Dimes
Organization of Teratology Information Specialists (OTIS)
The Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)
Fetal Alcohol and Drug Unit: FASD and the Law
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA)
National Association of State Alcohol and Substance Abuse Directors (NASADAD)
Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA)
The Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
FASD Evidence-Based Intervention Sites
PACT: Parents and Children Together
FMF: Families Moving Forward Program
Good Buddies: Contact Mary J. Connor at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 310-206-6528.
MILE: Math Interactive Learning Experience Program: Contact Claire Coles or Elles Taddeo at email@example.com or call (404) 712-9800.
FASD Regional Training Centers:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention supprts FASD Regional Training Centers (RTCs). The purpose of these Centers is to develop, implement, and evaluate educational curricula regarding FASD prevention, identification, and care; and incorporate the curricula into the training programs at each grantee’s university or college, into other schools throughout their regions, and into the credentialing requirements of professional boards.
CDC RTC Information Page
Arctic FASD Regional Training Center– The University of Alaska Anchorage
Frontier FASD Regional Training Center – The University of Nevada, Reno
Great Lakes FASD Regional Training Center – The University of Wisconsin
Midwestern FASD Regional Training Center – University of Missouri
Southeastern FASD Regional Training Center – Meharry Medical College
Alcohol SBI Sites – Screening and Brief Intervention
CHOICES is a clinical intervention developed by the CDC FASD team that uses motivational interviewing, a form of counseling that relies upon collaboration with the client, for reducing the risk for alcohol-exposed pregnancies among high risk pre-conceptional women of childbearing age.
University of Wisconsin Dept. of Family Medicine
Denver Public Health
Baltimore City Health Dept.
Johns Hopkins Univ. School of Medicine
AltaMed Health Services Corp.
New York City Health and Hospitals Corp.
Oglala Sioux Tribe