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Building Hope: Mitigating Risk for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

June 28 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Friday, June 28, 2024, 12-2pm EST / 11-1pm CST / 10-12pm MST / 9-11am PST

This training is for professionals who are interested in identifying two reasons why FASD is a global health problem; tools for identifying substance use in pregnant individuals, and best practices to reduce stigma and shame in the FASD population. Gain an understanding of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), its complexities, prevalence, prevention, identification, and the support needs of those affected by FASD.

For professional practitioners and service providers. 2 CEs available.*

Presenters include:

Roxanne Chang, MD, FAAP
Dr. Roxanne Chang, MD, FAAP, is a dedicated pediatrician with expertise in
serving children and families facing complex medical needs, developmental
disabilities, and various challenges including homelessness and substance
use. She teaches at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine and practices
at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, focusing on inpatient care, newborn health, and child development. With over a decade of experience, Dr.Chang is a Subject Matter Expert for the AAP FASD Program and leads interprofessional learning collaboratives on tough cases involving FASD. She also directs a pediatric prenatal program, supports families affected by
substance use disorder, and volunteers with local non-profits. Dr. Chang is
a sought-after speaker on early relational health, childhood trauma, substance exposure, and health equity. She finds fulfillment in empowering parents to nurture thriving relationships with their children.

Shannon Iacobacci, MS
Shannon Iacobacci, MS, specializes in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
(FASD), providing training and support to parents and professionals in home, classroom, and community settings. With personal experience raising children with developmental disabilities, she is passionate about bridging the gap between brain differences and daily living, behavior, and interventions. Shannon offers expertise in neurodevelopmental disabilities, prenatal alcohol and substance exposure, childhood trauma, and attachment, advocating for families through the IEP process and
offering a strengths-based approach to parenting and teaching.

Two CEs available for LMHC, LMFT, LCSW, and Certified Master Social Worker through CEBrokers


June 28
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


FL United States


The Florida Center Training Institute
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