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- Fetal Alcohol Syndrome -
The ABCS's of FAS/FAE is a terrifically useful site for any teacher who ever wondered, "Do I have an FAS/FAE child in my classroom?" or "How can I help a student with FAS/FAE?"
Mistakes I have made with FASD clients - gives an inside view of working with people with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome in the legal system.
Diagnosing Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is a very readable and informative web page from the Alaska Department of Health and Human Services.
PowerPoint slides by Dr. Larry Burd, one of the foremost experts on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. Some are focused mostly on the chance of a child having FAS based on how much the mother drinks, some are mostly on the costs to the state and nation of treatment for FAS, others are on FAS research throughout history. It's kind of like this famous research just let you come in and browse around his office.
You simply have to visit the Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Community Resource Center site
Another "must visit" site is the MedLine Plus section on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. When I first looked at this it seemed like the same old thing I had read a hundred times on signs of FAS and why you should not drink while pregnant. When I scrolled further down the page I found a lot of interest, including:
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