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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
A look at some of the major issues, findings, and practices around FASD and the court system.
Description: This webcast will include:
- A review of mental health provisions in the criminal code as they apply to those with FASD.
- A review of assessments completed by a multidisciplinary diagnostic group.
- Specific examples from court of incidents involving persons with FASD.
- A discussion of the varying levels of FASD diagnosis, how they are handled within the court system and the difficulties that can arise.
Date: Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Length: 1 hour