19-Mar-2018 : The Gold Coast Clinic is opening a new clinic for young children aimed at diagnosing children from 3-7 years of age. They are operating this with ..Are you making any of these NDIS mistakes?
16-Mar-2018 : There’s a saying that ‘smart people learn from their mistakes, but really smart people learn from the mistakes of others’. W..Survey – the way the law responds to people who behave in different ways
08-Mar-2018 : Professor Karpin and Dr O'Connell are both academics at the Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS). They are researching the way that ..Adult and child diagnosis of FASD
02-Mar-2018 : Better Life Centre provides services to assist in the diagnosis and support of people with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD). Using a team w..prevalence of FASD in youth detention
14-Feb-2018 : Here is the link to the published paper on prevalence of FASD in youth detention http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/bmjopen/8/2/e019605.full..28 FASD Facts for Health Professionals
01-Feb-2018 : 28 Evidenced Based FASD Facts for Health Professionals 1. Alcohol is a teratogen that readily crosses the placenta and dam..Invitation to a FASD Eyebites Cards Webinar
03-Jan-2018 : NOFASD Australia and the Ministry of Vulnerable Children Oranga Tamariki of New Zealand invite you to a FASD Eyebites Cards Webinar. ..Christmas message
08-Dec-2017 : Pregnant, planning or could be – no alcohol is the safest choice at Christmas. See this timely reminder from children about what is really i..Christmas message
05-Dec-2017 : Pregnant, planning or could be – no alcohol is the safest choice at Christmas. See this timely reminder from children about what is really i..Make FASD History in Newcastle
14-Nov-2017 : M A K E F A S D H I S T O R Y I N N E W C A S T L E This FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder) Forum will bring together ..Advocacy support to people with disability
06-Nov-2017 : DDWA is increasingly being asked to provide advocacy support to people with disability in the area of education and in particular for people exper..Alcohol labelling
31-Oct-2017 : On 24 November 2017 Australian and New Zealand Ministers with responsibility for food regulation, known as the Forum on Food Regulation (the forum..Calm room
24-Oct-2017 : Jessica Hannan, from NOFASD was the OT clinical consultant at the launch of the Calm Room at Westfield Woden (ACT). Designed to be a safe place fo..Navigating the NDIS
02-Oct-2017 : Navigating the NDIS: a NSW Mental Health Perspective Workshops Are you a service provider, a person living with a mental health condition, or .."getting the best" out of the NDIS
25-Sep-2017 : Brain Injury Australia thought you might be interested in two workshops on "getting the best" out of the NDIS that we are offering in November. ..FASD Parent/Carer face to face special interest/support group in South Australia
20-Sep-2017 : FASD Parent/Carer face to face special interest/support group in South Australia – Calling for expressions of interest If you (or..Workshop on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
20-Sep-2017 : Brain Injury Australia presents a day-long workshop on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) for professionals working w..Alcohol & pregnancy – Have your say!
13-Sep-2017 : Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is a lifelong disability caused when babies are exposed to alcohol in the womb. Researchers at Telethon Kid..Press release
08-Sep-2017 : The National Organisation for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (NOFASD, Australia) NOFASD Australia is dedicated to reducing the harm c..FASD Interventions - There is cause for optimism
05-Sep-2017 : Dr. Natasha Reid has recently graduated with a PhD in Clinical Psychology. Her thesis investigated how to improve outcomes for children with FASD...