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Women’s and Children’s Health Update: FASD is more common than you think

Women’s and Children’s Health Update: FASD is more common than you think

Description

In this episode:

 

– The guidelines for safe levels of alcohol intake during pregnancy
– The incidence of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in Australia
– How the diagnosis of FASD is made
– Interventions that can improve the outcomes for a child with FASD

 

 

 

Host: Dr David Lim, GP and Medical Educator

 

Total time: 24 mins

 

Guest: A/Prof Carmela Pestell, Clinical Psychologist/Neuropsychologist; Co-Director, Robin Winkler Clinic, UWA
 

Recommended Resources:

 

NHMRC recommendations on alcohol consumption
FASD Hub- for diagnostic guidelines and other resources for the management of FASD, including e-learning modules for health professionals
NOFASD Australia
UWA Grad Certificate in the Diagnosis and Assessment of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
Australian guide to the diagnosis of FASD
Graduate Certificate in the Diagnosis and Assessment of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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