FASD NorCal - Updates
FASD NorCal - Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders in Northern California


A Silent Epidemic:
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
March 23 & 24, 2017; Thursday & Friday - 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
UCSF Children’s Benioff Hospital, Oakland CA
Two intensive days training for understanding FAS including how to diagnose it (ND/PAE, DSM5).
Increase your knowledge of an under diagnosed, complex neurodevelopmental disorder based on cutting edge research.

Audience: Psychologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, pediatricians, obstetricians, social workers, nurses, foster care and adoption specialists, public health
Cost: $250 CMEs and CEUs available (psychologists $30, others free)

see detailed conference information: www.nofasnorcal.net
for further questions, please email: conference@nofasnorcal.net 

UBC Conference for families, researchers, clinicians

The 7th International Conference on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder 
Research: Results and Relevance 2017Integrating Research, Policy and Promising Practice Around the World March 1-4, 2017The Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, BC  

South Bay FASD Collaborative
Next meeting Wednesday, January 2017  9:30-11:30 at 
PHP: 1400 Parkmoor (Sobrato Center), San Jose


Trainings/speakers available!
Several of us are available for speaking with you and your group.  Some are certified by the FASD Center for Excellence  thru a week-long training with the University of Wisconsin; others specialize in specific subjects. Parenting, nutrition, neurodevelopmental movement approaches, education and advocacy, and FASD 101 are some of these.

Sacramento Support Group forming!!!

For anyone caring for or about people with FASD--or probable FASD.  Contact Amy Osborn at:   knitnmom@gmail.com

South Bay Support Group

Second Saturday, 2:00-4:00 
at PHP 1400 Parkmoor, Sobrato Center for Nonprofits
for info call Diana  650-888-2511 or Victoria 650-996-6575

East Bay Support Group

4th Saturday, 2:00-4:00
2:30-4:30,  Oakland Kaiser
3701 Broadway, 2nd Fl.  Physical Therapy Conf. Room 
for info call Kathy 707-996-7846 or Peg 025-588-9737