Many children with autism have at some point wandered away from their homes or safety.
First responders are often the ones to find these children and communicating with a child with autism can take special training and/or skills.
Here are a few free resources for our first responders to help learn more about autism spectrum disorders and be prepared to really help these children and families as easily and efficiently as possible!
First responders are our heroes- if we can make their jobs easier and more effective with some specialized training, let's do it!
Free online courses from Relias Learning
I have done ABA courses through this company and recommend them highly!
National Autism Association safety toolkit tailored to first responders. This is a pdf document you can download through this link or here below.
Leanne Page, MEd, BCBA