Understanding the Relationship between Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and Criminal Justice: A Systematic Review

Sessa F, Salerno M, Esposito M, Di Nunno N, Li Rosi G, Roccuzzo S, Pomara C. Understanding the Relationship between Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Research: Prevalence and characteristics of adults with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in corrections: a Canadian case ascertainment study

K. McLachlan Email author, A. McNeil, J. Pei, U. Brain, G. Andrew and T. F. Oberlander BMC Public Health201919:43 https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-6292-x Abstract Background Individuals with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) experience a range of cognitive,

In The News: Halton event helps break down barriers between police and youth with FASD

OAKEDIT – HALTON FASD Eleven youth with Fetal Alcohol Spectum Disorder (FASD), police and volunteers strike a pose following a tour of the new police

CanFASD: FASD and the Criminal Justice System

Many individuals with FASD face challenges with the justice system and there is growing interest in how to shape justice approaches, treatment, and policy to

In The News: ‘Miscarriage of justice’ after man serves 6 months for crime he couldn’t have committed

A man who spent six months in prison for a crime he could not possibly have committed suffered a “miscarriage of justice,” NDP MLA Nahanni

Researchers discuss FASD and criminal justice

REGINA—Although many people living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) are not violent, that segment of the population still has a high incidence of involvement