Referral and coordination agency for the Anchorage Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Diagnostic Team

Intervention

"I've taken so many classes these days, have filled my head with so much info, and am learning how to apply it and Ethan is just loving life. Thank you from the bottom of my heart!" Leah Spellman

After the diagnosis is completed and the family or caregiver has received the information about an individuals' strengths and challenges, the hard work of figuring out how to help them continues. We know this is a long journey that will have ups and downs…

A recent evaluation done for the team by the UAA Center for Behavioral Health Research and Services tells us that families still struggle and that there is a need for more case management services.

The parent navigator can help the family/caregiver begin the process of prioritizing what recommendations need to happen first and is available for support and questions long term. Contact Barb Chambers to get started:

barbc@fasdxservices.com
(907) 865-3279 (option 2)

Ethan
Ethan

"We are finally a car moving on 4 wheels together and it's amazing. We have our ups and downs which is to be expected but to finally understand our son, sympathize and nurture him the way he needs I have seen him grow leaps and bounds just since January." Leah Spellman