Three-Day Workshop for Parents and Professionals

Jun

22

Overview: 
This workshop provides information about Fetal Alcohol and other neurobehavioral conditions (FA/NB), and the effects of alcohol and other drugs on behaviors of children, adolescents and adults. 

FA/NB are brain-based conditions with behavioral symptoms. The workshop will provide current research and a framework to support application of a brain-based approach. The goal is to increase understanding, reduce frustration, expand options and enhance collaboration across systems. Case examples of successful outcomes following identification and accommodations are central to this training.

WHEN:

June 22-24, 2017 (Thursday-Saturday)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm (Check-In on Thursday: 8:30 a.m. -- 8:45 a.m.)

WHO:

For professionals, parents and caregivers who live and /or work with children, adolescents, or adults with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders or other neurobehavioral conditions.

WHERE:

The Mark Spencer Hotel 
409 SW 11th Ave, Portland, Oregon

COST:

$450 USD - Parents 
$550 USD - Professionals 

Includes lunches, coffee and tea, Diane Malbin's book Trying Differently Rather Than Harder, and a notebook of handout materials. 
A limited number of partial scholarships are available.

CEU Credits: 19.5 hours of Continuing Education Credit for NASW (National Association of Social Workers) and ACCBO (Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon) have been approved.  Certificates of completion will be provided. All participants will also receive a general certificate of completion for the training.

Registration: Seating is limited - please register early
Click here for Registration Form.
For more details, click here to see the Workshop Announcement.

Questions:  Contact Wendy Temko
Email: wtemko@fascets.org   Phone/Fax: 503-621-1271