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PIMH: Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

This page shows the latest 15 resources to be added to the Perinatal and infant mental health FASD section of the site. New resources are added as they are published.

You can also view the full list of Perinatal and infant mental health FASD (this may take some time to load).

  • Website FASawareUK
    FASawareUK is a volunteer group in the United Kingdom devoted to raising awareness about Foetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Alcohol Related Neuro-developmental Disorders (ARND), to help reduce the incidence of birth defec ...

    Published Date: 2008

  • Website Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD). Focus on strategies: Building bridges with understanding project
    Children with Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) have permanent brain damage causing learning difficulties in the areas of social and emotional development, hyperactivity and attention disorders, understanding ru ...

    Publisher: Worcestershire County Council
    Published Date: 2009

  • Website Child behaviour disorders linked to mum's drinking while pregnant
    Social workers need to be aware that the cause of challenging behaviour in children could be prenatal alcohol intake. Knowing this, support can be planned. Julie Griffiths reports

    Publisher: CommunityCare
    Published Date: 2010

  • Website National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK (NOFAS-UK)
    NOFAS-UK is committed to helping individuals with Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), their families and carers. NOFAS-UK promotes public awareness about the risks of alcohol consumption during pregnancy with the ...

    Publisher: National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS-UK)
    Published Date: 2010

  • Website Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders: A guide for healthcare professionals
    The report aims to raise awareness of FASD by examining the incidence, cause and outcomes of the range of disorders associated with alcohol consumption during pregnancy.

    Publisher: British Medical Association (BMA)
    Published Date: 2008

  • Adobe Acrobat Document Fetal Alcohol Syndrome & Other Effects of Prenatal Alcohol Exposure
    The guide was prepared with a desire that it will be useful to individuals and families who are living with the results of fetal alcohol effects.

    Publisher: Florida Department of Children and Families
    Published Date: 2003

  • Website Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) What You Need To Know Series
    These fact sheets help answer questions about fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD)

    Publisher: SAMHSA FASD Center for Excellence
    Published Date: 2008

  • Website Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder(FASD) – Across the Lifespan
    This consensus statement was prepared by an independent jury of health professionals, academics, and public representatives based on: 1)relevant published studies assembled by the scientific committee of the consensus de ...

    Publisher: Institute of Health Economics (IHE)
    Published Date: 2009

  • Website Prenatal Alcohol Exposure and Risk of Birth Defects
    OBJECTIVE: The goal was to examine the associations between dose, pattern, and timing of prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) and birth defects.

    Publisher: Pediatrics
    Published Date: 2010

  • Website Interactive FASD Online Course
    A comprehensive user-friendly Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Course for health, mental health, social service providers, educators and any professionals in the UK working with children, adolescents and adults af ...

    Publisher: National Organisation for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK (NOFAS-UK)
    Published Date: 2010

  • Website The Effects of Maternal Binge Drinking During Pregnancy on Neural Correlates of Response Inhibition and Memory in Childhood
    Background: Although an extensive literature has documented a broad range of cognitive performance deficits in children with prenatal alcohol exposure, little is known about how the neurophysiological processes underlyin ...

    Publisher: Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research
    Published Date: 2010

  • Website Fetal Alcohol Forum newsletter (research digest) - Nov 2010
    The fourth issue of the fetal alcohol forum newsletter summarising the latest research relating to foetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD).

    Publisher: National Organisation for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK (NOFAS-UK)
    Published Date: 2010

  • Website Alcohol and pregnancy: information for midwives
    This booklet is aimed at midwives and healthcare professionals to give them evidence-based information about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). It covers the causes and effects of FASD, the critical periods for alco ...

    Publisher: National Organisation for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK (NOFAS-UK)
    Published Date: 2010

  • Website DVD - A child for life
    A 22-minute educational film explaining Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and including interviews with experts, families and children affected by FASD. Available to purchase - click on the link on the NOFAS-UK web ...

    Publisher: National Organisation on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK (NOFAS-UK)
    Published Date: 2010

  • Website It's not a good idea to drink whilst pregnant
    A leaflet explaining the facts about pregnancy and drinking alcohol and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. Can be ordered from the NOFAS-UK website. Full details in the Resources section of the NOFAS website.

    Publisher: National Organisation on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK (NOFAS-UK)
    Published Date: 2010

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