Catalogue by keywords / Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Documentation presentation
ISS/IRC Code PER-ADOPT CAN-02-001
Partner
Title Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Author SMART Jennifer (Ed.)
Generic unit Post-adoption Helper

General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1998
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published CANADA
Editor
Publisher Robin Hilborn, Box 1353 , Southampton, Ont. NOH 2LO, Canada
Distributor
Page
Price
ISBN
Type of material Periodical
Language of document

Document information
Document description Commentaries
Guide
Information
Testimony
Country concerned CANADA
Index Special-needs-child
Follow-up-adoption
Disabled
Adopt-fam-post-adopt-sup
Free text Post-adoption Helper aims to give support and counselling to adoptive parents. February 1998 issue: articles include subjects such as information on medical conditions like Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Hyperkinetic Disorder (HKD), which some special needs children may be affected with - what it is, what to do, how to help the child suffering from it, caregiver's strategies and resources to find out more information. For families adopting internationally, suggestions on how to celebrate their adopted child's heritage; information on countries requiring post-adoption follow-up reports; searching for birth relatives; the need to promote post-adoption support.

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Miscellaneous
Potential users
Other potential users Adopt-Agency
Adopt-Parents
Children