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The survey was reviewed by a panel of experts (one baccalaureate social work program chair, two baccalaureate social work faculty members, one baccalaureate social work student, one director of faculty development, and two national experts on SUDs and their effects on children and families who participated in the NACoA
Social Work Initiative).
provide a confidential free helpline and a full list of organisations dedicated to helping those suffering as a result of alcoholism.
said this was a worrying upward trend, particularly as it corroborated previous research suggesting that children of alcoholics were three times more likely to develop alcoholism themselves.
Sharon Wegscheider Cruse, M.A.: Pioneer family therapist, founder and consultant to Onsite Workshops, Founding Chairperson of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA
), author of 17 books, her latest is Calling All Women; From Competition to Connection.
's Wenger agrees that providers would be well served by educating them selves about FASD.
Singer, who served for five years as the vice chairman of the National Advisory Committee for Oceans and Atmosphere (NACOA
), is the author of Unstoppable Global Warming--Every 1,500 Years, which has become a New York Times bestseller.
The structure and function of this advisory council is based on the National Advisory Committee on Oceans and Atmosphere ("NACOA
Children raised in alcohol-abusing families have different life experiences than children raised in non-alcohol-abusing families (NACOA
* The National Association of Cruise-Oriented Agencies (NACOA
) is a nonprofit trade association of travel agencies whose members have made significant professional commitment to the cruise vacation product.
Each year around Valentine's Day, the National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA
), a national education and advocacy organization, joins with its affiliates throughout the country to raise awareness of this problem and seek new ways to bring help to these vulnerable children.
Along with the American Medical Association and the National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACOA
), CSPI has petitioned the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms to revoke previously approved labels for several "alcopop" drinks, including Mike's Hard Lemonade, Rick's Spiked Lemonade, Doc Otis' Hard Lemonade and Hooper's Hooch.