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Neurodevelopmental Disorder Associated with Prenatal Alcohol Exposure in DSM-5: Implications for Intervention & Services in Forensic Practice Wednesday February 19, 9:00 to 5:00, Public Defender Service, 601 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 110

The Public Defender Service invites attorneys practicing in Family and Criminal Courts, mental health professionals, CSOSA/ Probation and Parole Officers, physicians, Pretrial Service Agency, and educators to this all-day session on fetal alcohol exposure-syndrome.

PDS has only 25 seats left for this session featuring leading experts in the field from around the country. After registration, the training will begin at 9:45 am sharp. Lunch is on your own. If you intend on earning the 6.75 CEUs for social workers remember to bring a $20 check made out to the “Association for the Public Defender of Maryland” and remember to sign up for CEUs when you arrive and before you leave at the end of the day. A sign up list for DC Bar CLEs will be available. CCAN, Juvenile, and Special Ed training credits are available for this session.

Please RSVP to Donna Barnes - Dbarnes@pdsdc.org - immediately if you have not yet done so. For more information contact: .

Betsy A. Biben, ACSW. LICSW, Chief, Office of Rehabilitation and Development (ORD) Public Defender Service for DC (202) 824-2328office; (202) 409-9608 cell; (202) 824-2928 fax





























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