Many adoptive parents or those considering adoption are in the position of having to decide whether they are the right family to adopt a child whose mother drank alcohol and/or use drugs during her pregnancy. They need to look clearly at the many myths that surround the impact of prenatal alcohol and drug exposure.
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Creating a Family has lots of resources to help you raise a child with FASD, including 5 Sanity Saving Tips for Kids with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD).
First published in 2015. Republished in 2019.