Healthy communication at home is the best means of setting your children down the path to a promising future free of alcohol and drug abuse.
Raising a child with a fetal alcohol spectrum disorder involves dealing with a range of emotions, embracing faith and cultivating a community of support.
Their infant daughter had trouble eating and sleeping. Lights, smells and sounds were too intense. The Kulps knew something was wrong, but they had no diagnosis.
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders occur when a woman drinks alcohol during pregnancy. But how much is too much?
As you educate yourself about drugs and alcohol, you will feel more capable when talking to your child about the issue.
Think about what kind of communication will get your message about drugs and alcohol across effectively and always leave the door open for further conversations.