Koru-Specialist Services provides individualised professional development and learning opportunities to clients, the families that care for them and the systems that support them, in the focus areas:

·    FASD

·    Trauma and Attachment

·    Complex Developmental Behavioural Conditions

 

RESOURCES 

 

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders – Trying Differently Rather than Harder by Diane Malbin (available from Amazon at $22.95)

 

FASD – Trying Differently – a Guide for Daily Living & Working with FASDs and other Brain Differences. Odin Books – www.odinbooks.com ($13.95)

 

‘Strategies not Solutions’ is a free resource with practical strategies and suggestions
http://www.faslink.org/strategies_not_solutions.pdf

 

Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children, Practice Centre on https://practice.orangatamariki.govt.nz

– FASD eyebite cards
– FASD 5s template

 

http://www.engagingalIlearners.ca/il/supporting-students-with-fasd/#2

 

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Strategies for Learning, Behaviour and Communication. Ministry of Education. 2014

 

Making a Difference: Working with Students who have Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. Yukon Education. 2006

 

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Education Strategies. Center for Disabilities, The University of South Dakota. 2009

 

ORGANISATIONS

 

Alcohol Healthwatch co-ordinate the virtual Fetal Alcohol Network (FANNZ) that can be used to source resources (www.ahw.org.nz or email fannz@ahw.org.nq)

 

FASD-Care Action Network (FASD-CAN) support for parents of children with a FASD (www.fasdcan.org.nz).

 

Ministry of Education FASD resources on http://www.engagingalllearners.ca/il/supporting-students-with-fasd/

 

Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children, Practice Centre on https://practice.orangatamariki.govt.nz

– FASD eyebite cards
– FASD 5s template

 

http://www.engagingalIlearners.ca/il/supporting-students-with-fasd/#2

http://www.nofas-uk.org/

 

Asante Centre


http://www.asantecentre.org/

http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/.specialed/fas/

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Koru Specialist Service

Suite 16/33 Apollo Drive
Rosedale 0632


MONDAY TO FRIDAY: 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SATURDAY: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM