University of New Brunswick College of Extended Learning
This program is designed to provide participants with the essential skills to apply in a variety of roles and support sectors.
Current studies suggest that up to 4% of individuals in Canada have FASD. One of the most critical issues currently facing Canada’s intervention sector is a shortage of skilled labour to fill the growing demand for FAS diagnosis, intervention, and support. This program is designed to provide participants with the essential skills to apply in a variety of roles and support sectors.
Please note: Applicants must have an Early Childhood, Human Service Counsellor, or other related diploma or degree, or the equivalent combination of experience in a related field and applied training.
Work with individuals affected by FASD at all age levels
Establish and maintain effective understanding and communication with affected clients, individuals, and families
Provide advocacy and awareness of community resources
Participate in case planning, crisis intervention, reporting, and documentation
Teach and support the learning process
Development of family and participant treatment plans
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