Have you been affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, or interested in learning more about these conditions? Register for upcoming events aimed to provide education and training surrounding FASD.

FASD Physcho-educational/Support Group

Parenting a child with FASD can feel very confusing. This group focuses on considering different aspects of this diagnosis. There are two upcoming groups being offered to accommodate scheduling needs for individuals.

REGISTRATION: This group is free. It is offered to foster parents, kin providers, and adoptive parents, who are interested in learning about FASD.

Start Date: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 (Evenings) and Friday, March 1, 2019 (Afternoons)
Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Location: Family Counselling Centre Niagara/Family and Children’s Services Niagara
82 Hannover Drive
St. Catharines, ON L2W 1A4

Evenings (Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
February 20, 2019
February 27, 2019
March 6, 2019
March 13, 2019
March 20, 2019
March 27, 2019
April 3, 2019

Afternoons (Fridays 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm)
March 1, 2019
March 8, 2019
March 15, 2019
March 29, 2019
April 5, 2019
April 12, 2019
April 22, 2019
May 3, 2019

Dr. L.A. Scott speaking on FASD and Sleep Hygiene

About our speaker: Dr L.A. Scott, Psychologist, is fully licensed by the Ontario College of Psychologists to practice in these areas of competency:

  • Paediatric Neuropsychology, including Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Diagnosis Services, assessments for Traumatic/Acquired Brain Injury, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Neurodevelopmental disorders, Sleep hygiene and disorders/difficulties in children and adolescents
  • Child/Adolescent & Adult Clinical Psychology

Areas of training topics to organizations, agencies, individuals and community groups on a variety of topics including: FASD; Traumatic/Acquired Brain Injury; ASD; Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Sleep hygiene and disorders/difficulties in children & adolescents. Other topics can be arranged as requested.

Date: Thursday, April 4, 2019
Time: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Location: Family and Children’s Services Niagara, Training Rooms
82 Hannover Drive
St. Catharines, ON L2W 1A4

For more information or to register for all upcoming events, please contact Cathy Gales:

Phone: 905-937-7731 ext. 3535
Email: cathy.gales@fccniagara.on.ca
Fax: 905-641-9892