Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

The aim of this session is to have an understanding of the effects of drinking alcohol in pregnancy, to the foetus and on the neonate, focusing on -

  • Prevalence of drinking in pregnancy and FASD
  • Effects of drinking alcohol during pregnancy to the woman, baby and the family
  • Signs and symptoms of FASD
  • Management and treatment during pregnancy and the postpartum period
  • Ongoing support and strategies

This 90 minute briefing will be delivered by practitioners from Addictions Plus – Pregnancy and Parenting.


Participants must have completed Introduction to Safeguarding Children and Young People (or their in-house equivalent) before they can access this training. Please check Which training is right for me? for more guidance

Dates available:

  • Wednesday 28th June 2023, 09:30 - 11:00 

See our webpage for further information and to book your place on this course.

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