Considerations for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Diagnosis
This micro-credential will provide students with foundational knowledge required for understanding Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). This will include covering the basic characteristics of FASD, relevant ethical issues in assessment and diagnosis, and forms of intervention which may be helpful for people with FASD.
- Delivery mode
- Start date
- 22 February 2021, 11 May 2021, 13 August 2021
- approx. 8 weeks
- 75 hours
- $907.50 inc. GST
- Critical information summary
- PSYCM502 Considerations for FASD Diagnosis (PDF 99.7KB)
Gain an understanding of the relevant ethical issues such as potential barriers to and consequences of diagnosis, how to minimise guilt and blame, and how to deliver feedback diagnoses in a sensitive, culturally safe manner.
Increase your understanding of some of the common forms of intervention that are helpful in FASD, and critically evaluate the relevant literature.