A booklet for parents, carers and families of children and young people exposed to alcohol during pregnancy

“This booklet is for parents, carers and families of children and young people up to the age of 18 who:

are affected by alcohol in pregnancy
may be going through assessment
may be described as having fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD).
This booklet explains the recommendations in a clinical guideline, produced by the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN), about:

identifying children who are at risk of FASD
assessing children and young people who have been exposed to alcohol before they were born, and
supporting and following up children and young people who may have FASD.”

Find more from Healthcare Improvement Scotland (Scotland, October 2019)

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