A great introduction for first responders on autism. Includes interaction and communication suggestions, common behaviors that police, fire, and EMTs may see, as well as suggestions for what parents can do to keep their loved ones safe and what to do if their child wanders away or goes missing.
<Autism & Asperger's Digest, May/June 2008>
A must read for anyone in law enforcement! This comprehensive article includes information on what autism is, how to recognize it, interaction guidelines, reasons for calls, police procedure and interview techniques, community partnerships, and much more.
<Wisconsin Police Journal, Vol 76 (3), July 2008>
<Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association Publication, Vol 10 (2), March/April 2008>