A qualitative evaluation of caregivers' experiences, understanding and outcomes following diagnosis of FASD.

@article{Chamberlain2017AQE,
  title={A qualitative evaluation of caregivers' experiences, understanding and outcomes following diagnosis of FASD.},
  author={Katrina Chamberlain and Natasha Reid and Judith Warner and Doug Shelton and Sharon Dawe},
  journal={Research in developmental disabilities},
  year={2017},
  volume={63},
  pages={99-106}
}
INTRODUCTION The effects of prenatal exposure to alcohol are wide-ranging and pervasive in nature. In response to growing concerns about the lifelong disabilities related to prenatal alcohol exposure, a fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) diagnostic clinic was established in 2012. This was the first multi-disciplinary service operating permanently within an Australian health service. The current study aimed to explore the lived experience of the diagnostic process for caregivers of children… CONTINUE READING
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