All ProgramsFetal Alcohol & Drug Effects

Geared toward healthcare providers; educators; youth focus groups; health classes; college students; social service agencies, caregivers and others, the FADE Curriculum includes:

  • a historical perspective
  • how alcohol and other drugs disrupt fetal development (teratogen)
  • the criteria for diagnosis
  • identification of high-risk maternal behaviors
  • lifelong physical, cognitive and behavioral characteristics of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders FASD)
  • individual, family, school and community-based strategies
  • resources and referral information