What is Changing Course?
MOFAS offers Changing Course as an informational, educational and supportive series for women who drank alcohol and/or used drugs during their pregnancy. This an educational series discusses many of the issues that women who drank alcohol and/or used drugs during their pregnancy face, such as:
- The shame, blame and guilt resulting from substance use, abuse or addiction during pregnancy.
- The myths around alcohol and pregnancy. We are from every race, age, and socioeconomic status, none of us did this on purpose to hurt our babies, and although we do not all have addictions many of us are now in recovery.
- The risks of prenatal drug and alcohol exposure.
- The basics of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD).
- Strategies for parenting a child who was prenatally exposed to drugs or alcohol.
Locations where Changing Course is currently offered:
To find a location where Changing Course is offered, please contact Tiffany Morgan, firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-917-2370.
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This site is provided to families and professionals as an informative site on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). It is not intended to replace professional medical, psychological, behavioral, legal, nutritional or educational counsel. Reference to any specific agency does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by MOFAS.