FASD Prevention Tool Kit for Women's Health Care Providers
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), in collaboration with CDC, has developed the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Prevention Program WebsiteExternal which provides resources for women’s health care providers to empower them to speak with their patients about abstaining from alcohol use during pregnancy. It also provides information for the public along with linked resources. This website is a one-stop choice, offering a cell phone app, downloadable patient information sheets, current news articles, treatment referral information, and more. Some examples of tools you can find here include:
- Alcohol screening and brief intervention at a glance – Pocket cardCdc-pdfExternal
- Tips for working with women who drinkExternal
- iPhone appExternal for identifying and intervening with women who drink at risk levels
- ACOG Committee Opinion: At risk drinking and alcohol dependence: Obstetric and gynecologic implicationsExternal
- Additional clinician resourcesExternal
- Community resourcesExternal
Continuing medical education credits are available through ACOG.
These resources are available at no charge to women’s health care providers. Visit the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Prevention Program WebsiteExternal.