Unlocking Blocked Care: 7 Simple Steps to Rekindle Your FASD Caregiving

AI representation of blocked care as a caregiver navigating a chasm.

In the unique and often misunderstood world of parenting children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), caregivers frequently face a challenging phenomenon known as blocked care. This issue arises not from a lack of love or effort, but from an ongoing cycle of adversarial parent-child interactions that cause caregivers to lose touch with their feelings … Read more

Powerful FASD Memoir: Interview with Linda Rosenbaum – FASD Elephant™ Podcast #019

Linda Rosenbaum Shares Her Insights as an FASD Caregiver in Not Exactly As Planned Hi and welcome to the December FASD Elephant Podcast! Linda Rosenbaum has written a new memoir titled Not Exactly As Planned: A Memoir of Adoption, Secrets and Abiding Love. It’s a great holiday gift idea for caregivers certainly, but also for professionals. I … Read more

Sometimes a little light in the tunnel can help…

Last Friday as I leaned against the kitchen doorframe, waiting for my kid and taking my third deep breath of the morning, a thought skipped through my head: “Can we please have just one morning that works smoothly every once in a while? …maybe glimpse a little light at the end of the tunnel sometime…?” … Read more