When: Monday & Tuesday, June 2 & 3, 2014
This program was developed by Diane V. Malbin, a parent of children with prenatal exposure, as well as an internationally recognized authority on FASD. She is the founder of the non-profit organization FASCETS (Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Consultation, Education, and Training Services, Inc.). She is the author of numerous papers and publications on FASD, and conducts trainings throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe.
Who should attend?
In recognition of the fact that not only parents, but siblings, aunties, unclies, aanas and taatas all have an important role in parenting, please consider how this may be helpful to you and those you care for in your special role.
If you know someone who may benefit, please spread the word. Someone you know may be experiencing behavioral issues at home, in school, and in the community. With the right supports, all of our children can be successful - the sooner, the better.
Why should I attend?
The registration form must be completed and submitted with payment by Thursday, May 29 at 5 p.m.
No on-site registration is available or will be accepted.
A limited number of registration fee waivers are available. Waiver preference will be for parents and family members of individuals with an FASD.
Participants MUST attend both days of the workshop to receive an attendance certificate.
Please email your completed registration form to Alexandra Edwards or mail it to:
We cannot accept registration payments made by fax.
Did you miss out on registering? Can't make it on June 2 & 3? Check out the training schedule at Stone Soup Group.
Training Access Funds
A limited amount of Training Access Funds are available. To apply, please download, complete, and email or fax the application form.
This form must be be submitted by 5 p.m., Wednesday, May 21. Please email this form to Alexandra Edwards or fax it to 907.786.6382.
Preference for these funds will be for individuals living in communities off the road system.
Continuing Education Credit
Continuing Education (CE) credits are available for this workshop through UAA Center for Behavioral Health Research & Services (CBHRS). CBHRS is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CBHRS maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
These CE credits may be accepted by several licensing boards and for other professional purposes. Please consult with your licensing board in advance to confirm the acceptance of these credits prior to purchasing.
Participants will be eligible to receive sixteen (16) CE credits for the completion of this workshop. Attendees are required to sign-in both days of the workshop to receive credit. No partial credit will be awarded. The processing fee for these credits $30.
CE certificates will be mailed to recipients following the workshop.
FASD 101 or FASD Foundations is recommended, but not required.
If you have questions about registration or training access funds, please contact Alexandra Edwards by email or call 907.786.6381.
If you have questions about the workshop content, please contact Jeanne Gerhard-Cyrus at 907.412.0419 or via email.
This workshop is sponsored by State of Alaska, Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Behavioral Health, Prevention and Early Intervention in collaboration with the UAA Center for Behavioral Health Research & Services (CBHRS).