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
With many parents, caregivers and families at home, sharing the same place and space, it is a good time to review and remind ourselves of
HOW DOES FASD AFFECT THIS AREA? Individuals with FASD may have trouble coordinating fine muscle movements (fine motor functions), such as finger movements important for
HOW DOES FASD AFFECT THIS AREA? Many individuals with FASD experience academic difficulties, which may reflect underlying difficulties or lack of exposure to consistent schooling.
HOW DOES FASD AFFECT THIS AREA? Money is often a difficult concept for individuals with FASD to master. This can impact their ability to maintain
WHAT IS ADAPTIVE FUNCTION? Adaptive function, otherwise known as adaptive behaviour involves many aspects of functioning, such as communication, daily living skills, and social skills. It is