This workshop combines an Introduction to FASD with a strong focus on practical strategies for supporting children in their homes and schools. The morning session provides an overview of FASD and its’ challenges including; a description of FASD, impacts on the individual, the diagnosis process, challenges for families living with FASD and strategies for support and learning. The afternoon session is a practical workshop that teaches skills for assisting children with FASD to use sensory strategies to self-regulate. This workshop focuses on improving a child’s executive functioning and ability to self-regulate.
Suitable for parents, carers, educators and clinicians.