Sanford School of Medicine Center for Disabilities

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Handbook

The Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Handbook is a product of the Center for Disabilities. The FASD Handbook is made possible in part through a grant from the South Dakota Council on Developmental Disabilities.

The information contained in the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Handbook reflects the most up-to-date information available (see the bibliography in the handbook for a complete listing of information used in compiling the handbook. The FASD Handbook is designed only as an informational resource. It is not intended to be used as a diagnostic tool or to be considered an all inclusive resource.

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Topics included in the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Handbook
  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Frequently Asked Questions (FASD FAQs)
  • Historical Overview of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
  • Incidence and Prevalence of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
  • Characteristics of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
  • Current Diagnostic Criteria for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
  • Primary Disabilities in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
  • Executive Skills
  • Secondary Disabilities in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
  • Prevention
  • Resources

The Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Handbook is available in an alternative format upon request. To request an alternate format, contact the Center for Disabilities by phone at 800-658-3080 or 605-357-1439 or via e-mail at cd@usd.edu.

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