Angela Geddes is the Assessment Coordinator at the FASD London Region Assessment Clinic, http://www.fasd-londonregion.com/. She began work in this field over twenty years ago. Her first professional experience was of a young boy diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. Since that time, she has worked in various education, community mental health, and justice and healthcare settings supporting families and children, many of whom were affected by prenatal exposure to alcohol. As a part of this work, she’s been successful in developing, implementing and evaluating several innovative evidence-based programs which have helped gaps in services to be more adequately addressed. She is a lifelong learner who is in the final stages of completing a Masters of Social Work degree from Laurentian University. She brings this passion for learning with her and while teaching part time at community colleges, and while delivering various workshops and professional development training sessions.