Resources & Training Opportunities for Emergency Responders
Individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) face daily challenges. Being aware of ASD characteristics and using simple strategies can significantly improve your interactions and increase compliance. Explore resources below and scroll down for extra strategies!
Strategies to Practice:
Simple and concrete sentences
Visually presented instructions to cue expectations
Body to block harmful behaviors
Caregiver(s) about specific tips and/or considerations for the individual with ASD