15. Policy Development in FASD for Individuals and Families Across the Lifespan

  1. Prof. Dr. Edward P. Riley3,
  2. Prof. Dr. Sterling Clarren4,
  3. Dr. Joanne Weinberg5 and
  4. Prof. Dr. Egon Jonsson6
  1. Dorothy Badry1 and
  2. Aileen Wight Felske2

Published Online: 15 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527632510.ch15

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Management and Policy Perspectives of FASD, First Edition

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Management and Policy Perspectives of FASD, First Edition

How to Cite

Badry, D. and Felske, A. W. (2010) Policy Development in FASD for Individuals and Families Across the Lifespan, in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Management and Policy Perspectives of FASD, First Edition (eds E. P. Riley, S. Clarren, J. Weinberg and E. Jonsson), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527632510.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 3

    San Diego State University, Center for Behavioral Teratology, 6363, Alvarado Ct. #209, San Diego, CA 92120, USA

  2. 4

    University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine – Pediatrics, L408 – Oak Street 4480, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada

  3. 5

    University of British Columbia, Department of Cellular & Physioloical Scinces, Health Sciences Mall 2350, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada

  4. 6

    University of Alberta, University of Calgary, Department of Public Health Science, Institute of Health Economics, 10405 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3N4, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Calgary, Faculty of Social Work, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4, Canada

  2. 2

    Mount Royal University, Faculty of Health and Community Studies, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T3E 6K6, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328390

Online ISBN: 9783527632510

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Keywords:

  • FASD;
  • disability;
  • social policy;
  • children;
  • adolescents;
  • adults

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Birth

  • Childhood

  • Adolescence/Teenage Years

  • Adulthood

  • A Disability Paradigm for FASD

  • Cultural Fairness

  • Life Trajectory Policy Model

  • Conclusions

  • References