May 2022 Webinars

All webinars are free to attend.

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Brain First Parenting and Executive Functioning in Individuals with FASD

May 4, 2022

7:00-8:00 p.m. Eastern Time

Presenter: Eileen Devine, LCSW

Therapist and Parent Support Coach, Brain First Parenting

Sponsored by Brain First Parenting

This webinar provides an introduction to the brain-first approach to parenting a child with FASD, with a special emphasis on executive functioning skills. The webinar will provide information on what lagging executive functioning skills look like behaviorally for a child with FASD and how a parent can support their child in their executive functioning from a brain-based lens.

Communication and Cognition in Individuals with FASD

May 18, 2022

2:00-3:00 p.m. Central Time (3:00-4:00 p.m. ET)

Presenter: Elizabeth Cleveland, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Specialty Diagnostic Resource Center

Sponsored by Specialty Diagnostic Resource Center

This webinar will explore the inner workings of cognition and communication and explain how each impacts the other. Participants will learn the basics of executive function, language processing, and pragmatic language and why they are impaired in individuals with FASD and what that impairment looks like. Examples of accommodations and intervention strategies for cognitive and communication impairments will be described throughout this webinar. 

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