Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

by Ellen Rodger
     
 

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Mental health is an important and often misunderstood concept. Understanding Mental Health helps explain the importance of social and emotional health, as well as what the symptoms and possible treatments are for different mental health issues and disorders. Each title provides an open and honest discussion about stigma and how you can help a friend or family

Overview

Mental health is an important and often misunderstood concept. Understanding Mental Health helps explain the importance of social and emotional health, as well as what the symptoms and possible treatments are for different mental health issues and disorders. Each title provides an open and honest discussion about stigma and how you can help a friend or family member with a mental health issue. An estimated 40,000 children are born with a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder each year. The impacts on school, family, and social life are immense. FASDs are a group of disorders and conditions caused at the developmental stage of a fetus when alcohol is consumed during pregnancy. An overview of the mental, behavioral, and physical impairments of FASD is presented, along with new research, treatments, and methods for managing behavioral issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780778700838
Publisher:
Crabtree Publishing Company
Publication date:
03/28/2014
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
1010L (what's this?)
Age Range:
10 - 13 Years

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