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Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Drug-Affected

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FASD Online Support Groups and Mail Lists

E-mail discussion support groups for adoptive parents of children with FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders); moms who have given birth to children with FAS (Fetal Alcohol Syndrome); adults with FASD; adoptive parents of children who are alcohol exposed and have symptoms of Reactive Attachment Disorder; adoptive parents of older children with FASD; parents and mentors of adults who have FASD. E-mail support groups are in a dozen states and more. Please note that the online 'groups' cited here are at different levels of development - several are in an early stage of development with only a few members.
Website: http://www.come-over.to/FAS/fasonline.htm
Verified: 2/14/2013

FEN (Family Empowerment Network)

National network. Founded 1992. Support, education, advocacy and training for families of children and adults with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) or fetal alcohol effects and interested professionals. Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder resources, education and referrals for diagnosis. Networks families together for support. Assistance in starting support groups.
Write:
Family Empowerment Network
c/o University of Wisconsin, Department of Family Medicine
1100 Delaplaine Ct.
Madison, WI 53715
Voice: 1-800-462-5254 or 608-262-6590
Fax: 608-263-5813
Website: http://www.pregnancyandalcohol.org
E-mail: fen@fammed.wisc.edu
Verified: 1/9/2013

WebMD Medical Reference from the American Self-Help Clearinghouse

Last Updated: February 25, 2014
This information is provided as a resource and does not constitute an endorsement for any group.  It is the responsibility of the reader to decide whether a group is appropriate for his/her needs.  For evidence-based information on diseases, conditions, symptoms, treatment and wellness issues, continue searching this site.This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.   

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