Sample Agenda

The Invisible Learning Disability:

Educational Implications of Prenatal Substance Exposure & Trauma in Children

Ira J. Chasnoff, MD

Ron Powell, PhD

8:00 a.m. Registration

8:30 a.m. The impact of prenatal substance exposure and trauma on the developing fetal and child brain          Chasnoff

10:15 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. The impact of prenatal substance exposure and postnatal trauma on behavior and learning          Powell

11:30 a.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. Developing classroom- and home-based strategies for enhancing learning and managing behavior in the child at risk due to prenatal substance exposure and postnatal trauma.          Chasnoff & Powell

3:00 p.m. Break

3:15 p.m. Moment to Moment:  Teens Growing Up with FASDs Film

4:15 p.m. Open discussion / Q&A

4:30 p.m. Adjourn