Practical Cognitive Supports™ for People with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
Nate Sheets is an international FASD behaviour consultant, speaker, and advocate. He has a decade of experience in the developmental disability field and helps families, schools, mental health programs, and government agencies understand the needs of people with FASD. Nate takes neuropsychology concepts and finds practical ways to apply them to challenging behaviours in a way that values the dignity and respect of all people involved.
Registration 8:30 am, Workshop 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Registration closes May 8, 2019
– Participants will be able to use tools provided to understand the cognitive struggles and strengths of those with FASD
– Participants will be able to start re-thinking many behaviors and expectations through a “Cognitive Skills Lens,” allowing for individualization in any setting
– Participants will apply Cognitive Supports principles right away, and know what to do when things don’t go according to plan