This report explores experts and public views of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) in Manitoba and “maps the gaps” between them. It includes strategic recommendations that offer the FASD research and advocacy community an initial reframing strategy.
Determinism Leavened by Will Power: The Challenge of Closing the Gaps Between the Public and Expert Explanations of Gene-Environment Interaction
Epigenetics has important implications for health policy - but lay perceptions of genetics are out of step with current science. This study pinpoints the gaps.
How to Talk About Children’s Mental Health: A FrameWorks MessageMemo
This MessageMemo provides advocates with a communications map for improving the public's understanding of children's mental health and the value of solutions.
New Article Explores Public Thinking about Prenatal Exposure to Alcohol
This article offers recommendations advocates can use to make a stronger case for policies and programs to prevent and address Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder.