FASD Foundations

Friday, October 18, 2013 9:00am-1:00pm

BP Energy Center, Anchorage

1. FASD Foundations - Participants receive a State of Alaska FASD101 Certificate • A short, intensive course that covers the foundations of FASD knowledge. • This four hour training covers the majority of the CDC’s FASD Competency-Based Curriculum Guide as well as the State of Alaska’s Division of Health and Social Services Office of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome’s FASD101 curriculum. • Covers foundational knowledge of FASDs- epidemiology, biomedical foundations, screening and brief interventions for alcohol use, prevention, screening, diagnosis, and assessment, and effective treatments and interventions for individuals with FASDs. • State of Alaska DHSS Office of FAS certified trainers. • All participants receive a certificate recognizing that they have been through this training. All employees of agencies providing behavioral health services that are State of Alaska grantees are required to have this certificate. • American Psychological Association APA Continuing Education Credit is available for this workshop.

The following workshops are open to the public. FASD Foundations and FASD 201 are free. Registration is required. Register at www.uaa.alaska.edu/arcticfasdrtc/training/Registration/index.cfm. Workshops must have a minimum of five registered participants or the workshop may be cancelled. All Arctic FASD Regional Training Center workshops are based on CDC’s FASD Competency-Based Curriculum Guide, with elements of the State of Alaska’s FASD 101, FASD 201, and other training curricula used where appropriate and with permission and acknowledgement.