Getting To Know FASD From A To Z: Executive Functioning

About KnowFASD This site introduces the neurobehavioural difficulties that may appear throughout the lifespan of individuals with FASD. It is important to recognize that, being

Executive and Social Functioning Across Development in Children and Adolescents with Prenatal Alcohol Exposure

Rockhold MN, Krueger AM, de Water E, Lindgren CW, Sandness KE, Eckerle JK, Schumacher MJ, Fink BA, Boys CA, Carlson SM, Fuglestad AJ, Mattson SN,

CanFASD Article Summary #2: Relation Between Adaptive Function and IQ

This Article Summary is part of our new CanFASD Connect series: Top Articles Summary Series. Over the next several months, we will be bringing you

Everyday Executive Function in Children with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome or Autism Spectrum Disorder

Authors: Sara Kover , Julia Mattson , and John Thorne (Gatlinburg Conference Poster Submission) Introduction: Among other developmental difficulties, children with fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS)

Research: Executive Functioning Correlates With Communication Ability in Youth With Histories of Heavy Prenatal Alcohol Exposure

J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2018 Nov;24(10):1026-1037. doi: 10.1017/S1355617718000772. Doyle LR, Moore EM, Coles CD, Kable JA, Sowell ER, Wozniak JR, Jones KL, Riley EP, Mattson SN; CIFASD. Abstract OBJECTIVES: Caregivers of youth with heavy prenatal

A Day in the Life of a Child With Executive Functioning Issues

Some kids have a really tough time getting organized and starting tasks. Planning, focusing and using working memory can be big challenges too. Use this

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