Rupert (social worker) is meeting with Mandy, mother to a six-year-old girl named Tilly. Use these practice scenarios to observe how the parent responds differently to the social worker in each example.
This guide describes the signs and symptoms to look out for to identify adults with foetal alcohol spectrum disorder and the different conditions that fall under this umbrella term. It looks at the diagnostic pathway, as well as the challenges in assessing the care and support needs of someone with FASD.
Covers the relationship between different social work client groups and alcohol and other drug use, different screening tools you can use to assess alcohol and drug use and why social workers are well-placed to offer good-quality alcohol and drug interventions.