Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can result in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) which can cause lifelong disabilities for a person. The damage to the brain can result in developmental delays; problems with learning, behaviour, memory, language and communication skills; and everyday living and socialising skills.

 

 

 

What are we doing

 

Marulu Strategy

Prevention

Reducing alcohol consumption in pregnancy

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Diagnosis 

Improving clinical practice and diagnosis

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Justice scales

FASD and Justice

Understanding legal implications  for a person with a FASD in the justice system

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FASD and Justice Community Reference Group

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Latest Newsletter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alcohol & Pregnancy & FASD Research Group

Interested in working with our team

Expressions of interest in 3 new positions commencing January 2015

Research Officer

Doctoral or post doctoral researchers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Latest from Twitter

 

Other organisation initiatives

 

 

 

 

Women want to know

The Women Want to Know project includes leaflets, videos and online e-learning for health professionals. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Swap the pub for the bub Be your baby's hero and swap the pub for the bub! Pledge to go alcohol free today because being a good dad begins right now. Visit the Pregnant Pause website to find out more.