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February 02nd 2016:Challenges for School Children of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

Mark Courtepatte is co-chair of the Hamilton and Area Parent and Caregiver FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders) Support Group, http://www.hamiltonfasdsupport.ca/, and one of the organizing members of the Youth and Sibling FASD Support Group. He describes his work, the experiences of FASD that his work has created for him, and the Groups’ support that’s provided to school children, and their families and family caregivers. He discusses the challenges created by FASD for children beginning their lives as school children, changing from children into teenagers, and completing school and moving

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Mark Courtepatte

Mark Courtepatte is co-chair of the Hamilton and Area Parent and Caregiver FASD Support Group, http://www.hamiltonfasdsupport.ca/, and one of the organizing members of the Youth and Sibling FASD Support Group. He is also a member of the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board Special Education Advisory Committee. He was successful in changing the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board to recognize FASD as an exceptionality and to assist other Support Groups across Ontario to achieve the same success. He is often asked to participate at parent-teacher meetings to assist in a developing a collaborative approach to enhance understanding of how to support children with FASD. He participated
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