Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Date & Time:

Friday 11 September 2020 (10:00 - 12:00)

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Target Group: 

This training is targeted at professionals in direct contact with children who undertake or contribute to risk assessments and multi-agency meetings including social workers, family support workers, foster carers, health professionals, schools, police and others who work with children at risk of abuse, neglect and exploitation.

Group Level 2 (regular contact with children, young people and/or parent/carer) or Level 3 (predominantly working with children) or above (including strategic leads), and NHS Inter-Collegiate Standards 2 and above for health professionals.

Learning outcomes: 

  1. To understand the health and medical impacts of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
  2. Understand the medical interventions after birth
  3. To identify the common signs of FASD and NAS
  4. Understand the effects of prenatal exposure to other drugs
  5. To consider the impact of FASD and NAS on health and social development for the child


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