NOFAS maintains official and unofficial partnerships with numerous government agencies, organizations, associations, practitioner societies, and university-based programs focused on developmental disabilities, women’s and children’s issues, medical and behavioral health care, and other issues compatible with the NOFAS mission. NOFAS also has an Affiliate Network of 32 organizations and many other FASD Resource 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
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD)
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 Practice and Implementation Centers (PICs)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention supports FASD Practice and Implementation Centers (PICs). The purpose of these Centers is to expand previous efforts from FASD training programs and shift the perspective from individual training for medical and allied health care professionals to impacting healthcare practice at the systems level and focusing on prevention opportunities.
CDC PIC Information Page
Baylor College of Medicine
University of Alaska Anchorage
University of California, San Diego
University of Missouri
University of Nevada, Reno
University of Wisconsin
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