Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders may benefit from medications to address Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and other co-morbid conditions. However, children with a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder present in a more complex way than do children in the general population. A comprehensive understanding of how ADHD should be identified and treated in children affected by prenatal exposure to alcohol is essential for professionals working with these children in order to develop an effective treatment plan including medication in combination with appropriate therapeutic interventions.
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Presented by Dr. Gwendolyn Messer
May 7, 2012, 2:00-3:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Live Q & A 3:00-3:15 p.m. Eastern Time
CEUs are available for social workers through the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB). Each webinar is worth one (1) CEU and requires the successful completion of a ten-question post-test (sold separately).
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NTI Upstream's webinars are designed to help individuals and communities translate clinically-based research into strategies that serve families and children affected by prenatal substance exposure.This first series of webinars focuses on advanced topics in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. It has been developed with experienced clinicians, attorneys, child welfare, adoptive and foster parents, and social service professionals in mind.
June 25 - Infant Mental Health and FASD: How do Children with Prenatal Alcohol Exposure Present in Infancy? - REGISTER NOW
August 27 - FASD and the Courts - REGISTER NOW
October 29 - FASD in Adolescents: Special Considerations - REGISTER NOW
December 17 - Eight Steps to Managing a Child's Difficult Behavior - REGISTER NOW
Please visit www.ntiupstream.com/ntiwebinars for more information!