16. The Impact of FASD: Children with FASD Involved with the Manitoba Child Welfare System

  1. Prof. Dr. Edward P. Riley5,
  2. Prof. Dr. Sterling Clarren6,
  3. Dr. Joanne Weinberg7 and
  4. Prof. Dr. Egon Jonsson8
  1. Linda Burnside1,
  2. Don Fuchs2,
  3. Shelagh Marchenski2,
  4. Andria Mudry2,
  5. Linda De Riviere3,
  6. Marni Brownell4 and
  7. Matthew Dahl4

Published Online: 15 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527632510.ch16

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

Burnside, L., Fuchs, D., Marchenski, S., Mudry, A., De Riviere, L., Brownell, M. and Dahl, M. (2010) The Impact of FASD: Children with FASD Involved with the Manitoba Child Welfare System, 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.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 5

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

  2. 6

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

  3. 7

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

  4. 8

    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

    Manitoba Family Services and Housing, Disability Programs and Employment & Income Assistance, 305–114 Garry Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3C 4V7, Canada

  2. 2

    University of Manitoba, Faculty of Social Work, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 2N2, Canada

  3. 3

    University of Winnipeg, 515 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3B 2E9, Canada

  4. 4

    University of Manitoba, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, 408-727 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3P5, 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;
  • child welfare;
  • economic impact;
  • transition;
  • alcohol;
  • children;
  • adolescents

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Study One: Children in Care with Disabilities

  • Study Two: The Trajectory of Care for Children with FASD

  • Study Three: Youth with FASD Leaving Care

  • Study Four: The Cost of Child Welfare Care for Children with FASD

  • Study Five: Economic Impact of FASD for Children in Care

  • Conclusions

  • References