Ripe Time to Connect FASD Pieces

Red Shoes Rock honors the FASD pioneers - Dr. Paul Lemoine, Dr. Christy Ulleland, Dr. David Smith - Thank you! For over 100 years physicians had known that alcohol crossed the placenta. And many believed children of problem drinkers had defects related to poor genetic stock rather than to alcohol exposure. Historically, there were seasons … Continue reading Ripe Time to Connect FASD Pieces

The FAS Pests of the West

Red Shoes Rock honors the FASD pioneers - FASTimes Team SHINES BIG IN HISTORY - Thank you! Very busy bees in Washington that took on the task to change how people think about FASD. Shared by Jocie DeVries - thank you Let's see: Our core team was Vicky McKinney, Linda LaFever, Ann Waller, Delinda McCann … Continue reading The FAS Pests of the West

Someone had to plant the FAS garden.

Red Shoes Rock honors the FASD pioneers - Dr. Ann Streissguth - Thank you! Ann's work has blossomed, her seeds have scattered around the globe to help persons grow while living with FASD. The FASD worldwide community is eternally grateful to Ann Streissguth: mother, research scientist, monarch, gentle spirit, honored woman. Ann Streissguth's gardening began … Continue reading Someone had to plant the FAS garden.

Finding Calm in the Chaos of Life

Our next pioneer, Dr. Ann Streissguth, is being released at 9:09 this morning. She is a key researcher that has allowed parents, like Yvonne, Ann and myself to use intentional and proactive positive parenting and caregiving with the individuals we love with FASD. We share this blog first so that people can see the results … Continue reading Finding Calm in the Chaos of Life