As a social worker in private practice, Donna challenges communities through training and improved case management to develop and implement prevention, intervention and management strategies to successfully support individuals and families who are dealing with alcohol-related disabilities. She provides clinical support to children's aid societies, mental health organizations and other across Canada. Donna is working with Alberta Human Services on an innovative program targeting practice standards and expertise in Child Welfare to improve outcomes for individuals suspected as having FASD.
"I thought two days would be long but it was NOT."
"This information needs
"I have a better understanding on how I need to support my clients that have FASD."
"...being better equipped to educate others and advocate for the children in my care..."
"How to have a discussion with suspected FASD client."
"Provided me with new language. A great deal of information can be generalized to other disabilities."
"...very beneficial and useful training with practical applications."