The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) offers trainings on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD). MOFAS trains professionals like yourself – medical providers, educators, social workers, chemical health workers, caregivers, criminal justice workers, therapists and other social/human service providers. You can serve your clients more effectively by better understanding the physical, behavioral and cognitive challenges faced by people with an FASD and help eliminate the stigma associated with FASD. Register for one of our upcoming trainings.
Understanding the Challenges of Individuals with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (Flyer PDF)
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
This training provides a review of the FASD Basics, then explores the challenges someone with an FASD may face, as well as the “red flag” signs and the implications of risk with known and unknown prenatal alcohol exposure. Lastly, we will provide practical, effective strategies for professionals working with individuals with an FASD.
Think Strategies, Not Solutions: What You Need to Know about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) (Flyer PDF)
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 | 5:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
This training includes a comprehensive FASD Basics overview then discusses the physical, mental, cognitive and behavioral challenges someone living with an FASD may face. Lastly, we will provide practical, effective strategies for supporting and working with individuals with an FASD to promote better outcomes.
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.