December 7, 2021
FASD Hope is a podcast series about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), through the lens of parent advocates with over nineteen years of lived experience.
Episode 102 welcomes back Dr. Jerrod Brown for the final installment of our four-part, 2021 series “All About FASD- Professional Insights and Perspectives". This month's topic is Adaptive Functioning and FASD. Jerrod Brown, Ph.D., M.A., M.S., M.S., M.S. is a professor, trainer, researcher and consultant with multiple years of experience teaching collegiate courses. Jerrod is also the founder and CEO of the American Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Studies (AIAFS) and the Editor-in-Chief of Forensic Scholars Today (FST).
In this episode, Jerrod provides an in-depth lesson about the following topics: what is adaptive functioning, factors that affect adaptive functioning, the relationship of adaptive functioning and FASD, protective factors of adaptive functioning and his words of encouragement and hope.
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