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Recommended Readings and Websites


The majority of these books/resources can be found in the resource libraries of the following agencies in Waterloo Region.  In addition, they may also be available through your public library.  Books on this list are available to purchase at

Lutherwood- 285 Benjamin Road, Waterloo

Developmental Services Resource Centre- 1120-205 Victoria Street North, Kitchener

Kidsability- 500 Hallmark Drive, Waterloo

Family and Children’s Services- 200 Ardelt Avenue, Kitchener

Grand River Hospital- Kaufman Building at 835 King Street West, Kitchener

Please call ahead to confirm resource centre hours and availability of the resource.

Calming the Storm- Lakeland Centre for FASD

Changing Expectations- Donna M. Fries, Lakeland Centre for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder

But Michael Makes Me Laugh- Lori Stetina

Damaged Angels: A Mother Discovers the Terrible Cost of Alcohol in Pregnancy- Bonnie Buxton

Fantastic Antone- Judith Kleinfield

Fantastic Antone Grows Up- Judith Kleinfield

FASD: A Quick Guide for Schools- Lakeland Centre for FASD

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and the Justice System- J. Conroy and D. Fast, BC FAS Resource Society

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome: A Guide for Families and Communities- Ann Streissguth

Forgetful Frankie The World’s Greatest Rock Skipper- Jill Bobula, Katherine Bobula, Joe Goski, Rob Hall

Living with FASD: A Guide for Parents- S. Graefe

Living with Prenatal Drug Exposure: A Guide for Parents- L. Cowan and J. Lee

My Sibling Has FASD. Can I Catch It- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (click here for a free downloadable copy)

Polly Anna the Second- Lakeland Centre for FASD

Rainey and Red- Lakeland Centre for FASD

Simon Says- Lakeland Centre for FASD

This Is Me (Software)- Interagency FASD Program

Trying Differently Rather Than Harder- Diane Malbin

The Sensory Processing Disorder Answer Book: Practical Answers to the Top 250 Questions Parents Ask- Tara Delaney

The Moon Children- Beverley Brenna

The Whitest Wall- Jodee Kulp



4 Digit Code Online Training Course

FASD Canadian Guidelines for Diagnosis


Provincial Outreach Program for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

Teaching Students with FASD-Alberta


Let’s Talk FASD



David Michael Boulding, Lawyer- FASD and the Law

FASD and the Justice System

Developmental Resource Centre Waterloo RegionSunbeam Centre