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Trying Differently Rather Than Harder Workshop


This workshop provides information about Fetal Alcohol/Neurobehavioral Conditions (FA/NB) and the effects of alcohol and other drugs on the brains and behaviors of children, adolescents and adults.

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FA/NB are brain-based, neurobehavioral conditions with behavioral symptoms. The workshop will educate you on a best practices approach for increasing understanding of FA/NB, reducing frustration, and expanding options. Case examples of successful accommodations are central to this training.

WHEN: October 17-19, 2019 (Thursday-Saturday), Portland, OR

Three-Day Workshop for Parents and Professionals

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Overview: 

This workshop provides information about Fetal Alcohol/Neurobehavioral Conditions (FA/NB) and the effects of alcohol and other drugs on the brains and behaviors of children, adolescents and adults.

FA/NB are brain-based, neurobehavioral conditions with behavioral symptoms. The workshop will educate you on a best practices approach for increasing understanding of FA/NB, reducing frustration, and expanding options. Case examples of successful accommodations are central to this training.

WHEN:

October 17 - 19, 2019 (Thursday-Saturday)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm (Check-In on Thursday: 8:30 a.m. -- 8:45 a.m.)

WHO:

For professionals, parents and caregivers who live and /or work with children, adolescents, or adults with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders or other neurobehavioral conditions.

WHERE:

The Mark Spencer Hotel 
409 SW 11th Ave, Portland, Oregon

COST:

$450 USD - Parents 
$550 USD - Professionals 

Includes morning and afternoon coffee and tea and Diane Malbin's book Trying Differently Rather Than Harder.

CEU Credits: 16.5 hours of Continuing Education Credit for NASW (National Association of Social Workers) and ACCBO (Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon) have been approved.  Certificates of completion will be provided. All participants will also receive a general certificate of completion for the training.

Registration: Seating is limited - please register early.

Questions:  Contact Nathalie Brassard
Email: nbrassard@fascets.org