Neurodevelopmental Outcomes for Infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Implications for Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists
The causes and neurodevelopmental outcomes of children exposed to drugs and/or alcohol prenatally are presented. The incidence of this population is rising rapidly and appearing in increasing numbers on the caseloads of speech-language pathologists. Topics include prevalence, common drugs, Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, longer-term neurodevelopmental outcomes, and treatment challenges.
Proctor-Williams, Kerry. 2014. Neurodevelopmental Outcomes for Infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Implications for Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists. Seminar 1 Hour. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Orlando, FL. http://submissions.mirasmart.com/ASHA2014/Itinerary/ItinerarySubmissionDetail.aspx?sbmID=2984