In his recent visit to Australia Barry was interviewed by ABC south Australia about FAS and the effects of drinking during pregnancy. The interview can be heard here:
A link to the SSAT think pieces with ideas around families and complex needs.
This booklet, produced by National Organisation for Foetal Alcohol Syndrome UK, provides a concise introduction to FASD written for parents, carers and professionals. This can also be found in the links and resources section.
National Organisation for Foetal Alcohol Syndrome UK FASD Factsheet
The file below contains information and purchase options for publications by Barry Carpenter Available in Australia and New Zealand
Barry Carpenter NZ
A comprehensive outline and review of Educating Children and Young People with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Constructing personalised pathways to learning written by Psychiatrist David Dossetor.
Educating Children and Young People in FASD
New Generation Children The Complex Challenge Flyer
New Generation Children The Complex Challenge
Wednesday 7th November 2012
A copy of the article from NASEN reviewing the recently released training modules.
Special Magazine Teacher training resources May 2012 pg37-39
I have just acted as Director for the TDA funded Project which has developed extensive training materials for teachers of children and young people with severe, profound and complex learning difficulties and disabilities.
Teachers in Early Years are often the first to identify complex needs in young children . This article describes a recent research project which looked at teaching strategies to help teachers in this sector, in particular through the newly devised Engagement Profile.