Watch Medication Update For Individuals With Fragile X Syndrome

With Dr. Craig Erickson and Moderated by Jayne Dixon Weber

Thank you for your interest in our medication update webinar. We hope you enjoy it, and as always, please let us know if you have any questions, feedback, or need additional help.

Dr. Craig Erickson shared the latest updates and research followed by a Q&A session. Dr. Erickson provides a wealth of information for a variety of ages, behaviors, and medications.

Guided by moderator Jayne Dixon Weber, previously submitted questions were answered by Dr. Erickson followed by questions from the webinar attendees.

There are currently 30+ Fragile X clinics located throughout the United States, if you have questions or need help locating the closest clinic, please don’t hesitate to contact us or you may use our clinic finder.

NFXF fighting through the confusion of medications

Helpful Resources

← Download the latest Treatment Recommendation Medication for Individuals with Fragile X Syndrome.

Visiting a Fragile X Clinic from the info series.

INFO SERIES: YOUR IN-PERSON VISIT TO A FRAGILE X CLINIC

Read or download a printable PDF. A comprehensive guide and checklists on how to prepare, what to expect, questions to ask, and more. from our Fragile X Info Series.

Treatment Recommendation: Medications for Individuals with Fragile X Syndrome, PDF cover and link to read.

TREATMENT RECOMMENDATION: MEDICATIONS FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH FRAGILE X SYNDROME
The treatment and intervention recommendations for the three primary Fragile X-associated disorders are written by and for professionals, with the understanding that they will be published online by the NFXF, read by caregivers, parents, and other family members (and in the case of some documents, by patients), and shared by those caregivers, parents, families, and patients with their own care professionals.

Fragile X 101 e-book

FRAGILE X 101 E-BOOK

A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed and Those Already Living with Fragile X. Download your copy today!

presenter
Dr. Craig Erickson, Medical Director, Fragile X Clinic in Cincinnati, OH

Dr. Craig Erickson

Dr. Erickson is a noted Fragile X expert and the medical director of the Fragile X clinic in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is a friend of the NFXF and will join us once again to share his knowledge on Fragile X and medical advice.

Dr. Erickson has worked to obtain continuous federal, foundation, internal, and industry funding supporting his and his collaborators’ research over the last 10+ years of his career. He is the inventor or co-inventor on many patents focused on translational treatment development in neurodevelopmental disorders that are held at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and at his previous employer the Indiana University School of Medicine. He is considered an international expert in the clinical treatment of fragile X syndrome and has similar expertise in fragile X-specific clinical trial development. Dr. Erickson is additionally an avid teacher of future generations of child psychiatrists and has received several teaching awards for his work.

moderator
Jayne Dixon Weber, Director of Community Education, NFXF

Jayne Dixon Weber
Jayne is the NFXF director of community education and has been a member of the NFXF team since 2007. She has two adult children, a son with Fragile X syndrome and a daughter. Jayne is the author of Transitioning ‘Special’ Children into Elementary School, co-author of Fragile X Fred, and editor of Children with Fragile X Syndrome: A Parents’ Guide. Jayne likes to read, enjoys photography, and goes for a walk every day.

Questions?

If you’re a parent or caregiver and have questions about the information presented here, we’d love to hear from you! You can reach out to Missy Zolecki using the contact info or our contact form below.

Missy Zolecki

Missy Zolecki,
Community Empowerment
treatment@fragilex.org
(800) 688-8765