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FASD News and Publications

03-05-2015

Ask the Expert: Screening and Modifications to Treatment (SMT)

Ask the Expert is a monthly feature put out by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) FASD Center for Excellence. This month features an interview with Dan Dubovsky, M.S.W, who was part of a team of researchers who developed Screening and Modifications to Treatment (SMT). SMT is an integral part of ...

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03-05-2015

National Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March is National Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. It is important to recognize, address, and raise awareness about all intellectual and developmental disabilities, including fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD). 

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02-23-2015

Experts Work to Keep Expectant Mothers from Drinking

WAFB News in Baton Rouge, Louisiana presented a short segment on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) last week. The story described the efforts of the Capital Area Human Services District (CAHSD) in Louisiana to screen pregnant women at Medicaid clinics and private doctor's offices for substance use. 

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02-05-2015

FASD in Review: Low-to-Moderate Prenatal Alcohol Consumption and the Risk of Selected Birth Outcomes-A Prospective Cohort Study

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) FASD Center for Excellence, has a monthly website feature called FASD in Review, which examines new research and reports about FASD and alcohol prevention during pregnancy. 

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