Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASDs) Websites

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The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs) website provides links to the basics about FASDs, research, articles, education & training, interventions, resources, and multimedia.

NOFAS works to prevent prenatal exposure to alchol, drugs, and other substances know to harm fetal development. The NPFAS website contains answers to frequently asked questions about FASDs, fact sheets, the latest news and research, and a multitude of resources for professionals and the general public. The NOFAS Information and Resource Clearinghouse houses a state-by-state resource directory and links to a multitude of FASDs resources.

Medical Assistant Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Practice and Implementation Center (Medical Assistant FASD PIC) goal is to introduce, improve, and sustain the knowledge and practice behaviors of medical assistants (MAs) in preventing and intervening with risky and hazardous alcohol use by the adoption of evidence-based interventions in clinical practices.

The Prevention Technology Transfer Center (PTTC) Network purpose is to improve implementation and delivery of effective substance abuse prevention interventions, and provide training and technical assistance services to the substance abuse prevention field by developing and disseminating tools and strategies needed to improve the quality of substance abuse prevention efforts; providing intensive technical assistance and learning resources to prevention professionals in order to improve their understanding of prevention science, epidemiological data, and implementation of evidence-based and promising practices; and, developing tools and resources to engage the next generation of prevention professionals. Some resources have been development for prevention among pregnant women.

The Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) Network is an international, multidisciplinary resource for professionals in the addictions treatment and recovery services field and among its many resources are several for pregnant women.

The Mental Health Technology Transfer Center (MHTTC) Network disseminates and implements evidence-based practices for mental disorders into the field and has some pregnancy-related resources.