Resources

The following resources have been collected from various sources and reflect discussions with police and agencies about tools that would be useful at the front line. The first section targets police. The second section targets community-based organizations. These packages include the top hits for each group and include a supplemental page of resources for additional self-directed learning.

In addition to these resources collected, there is a range of Publicly Available Resources (including scholarly articles) available that can be accessed here.

Don’t forget to follow our website for new resources.

Police & Justice Professionals

Dr. Michelle Stewart provides:

Environmental Scan: FASD & The Justice System in Canada
|Report|

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The Saskatchewan FASD Support Network provides:

Law Enforcement and FASD
|Brochure or Quick Reference Card for front line officers|

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The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) provides:

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: FASD Guidebook for Police Officers
|Guidebook|

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Judge Hinds (Regina) provides:

FAQ – Dealing with FASD in the Criminal Justice System
|FAQ sheet|

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FASD Justice Committee (Funded by PHAC & The Department of Justice) provides:

FASD & Justice
|Informational Website with Further Links|

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Roundtable on Persons with Mental Disabilities provides:

Report on FASD & Justice Educational & Discussion Event
|Report from training/discussion day in Saskatchewan – 16 November 2012|

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The Lancet Global Health provides:

The international charter on prevention of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
|NEW International charter produced as a result of the First International Conference onPrevention of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder.  By: Egon Jonsson, Amy Salmon, and Kenneth R Warren|

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[Click here to see more resources for Police & Justice Professionals]

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Community-Based Organizations

Saskatchewan FASD Speakers’ Bureau
|Interactive, hands-on resource (Training)|

This is co-managed by the Saskatchewan Prevention Institute and the Saskatchewan FASD Support Network.

Contact: (306) 651-4300; info@skprevention.ca
Contact: (306) 975-0884; fasdnetwork@sasktel.net

See the newly released Saskatchewan FASD Speakers’ Bureau poster!

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CDS (Cognitive Disabilities Strategy) provides:

Saskatchewan’s Cognitive Disability Strategy
|Information on supports/funding for FASD individuals|

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Edmonton and Area Fetal Alcohol Network (EFAN) provides:

FASD: Strategies not Solutions
|Information booklet|

Click here to download from EFAN

Or

To order booklet for free visit: http://humanservices.alberta.ca/disability-services/16025.html

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Canadian Association of Paediatric Health Centres (CAPHC) provides:

FASD Screening Tool Kit
|Conference proceedings on a wide range of topics pertaining to FASD|

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Regina Community Radio (91.3 FM: Listen Up) and the Regina Community Clinic provide:

Listen Up: FASD and the Regina Community Clinic Interview with Cheryl Charron and Karen Cooper
|Radio interview on FASD|

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Canada FASD Research Network (CanFASD) provides:

Treatment Improvement Protocol for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
|Resource document: TIPs for working with FASD clients|

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The Lancet Global Health provides:

The international charter on prevention of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
|NEW International charter produced as a result of the First International Conference onPrevention of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder.  By: Egon Jonsson, Amy Salmon, and Kenneth R Warren|

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[Click here to see more resources for Community-Based Organizations]

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Online Video Resources

Government of Saskatchewan Ministry of Justice provides:

FASD and the Criminal Justice System: Part 1 of 2
|Length: 1 hour, 8 mins|

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Government of Saskatchewan Ministry of Justice provides:

FASD and the Criminal Justice System: Part 2 of 2
|Length: 1 hour, 8 mins|

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Institute of Health Economics (Alberta Government) provides:

Videos: Legal Issues of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Conference Proceedings
|Proceedings from the Consensus Development Conference in Edmonton, AB (Sept 2013)|

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YouTube provides:

FASD and Practice: Issues for Correctional Peace Officers and Sheriffs
|Length: 1 hour|

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Government of Alberta provides:

FASD Across the Lifespan
|Length: 52 minutes|

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[Click here to see more video resources]

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