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Department of Homeland Security Shield / FEMA
Center for
Domestic Preparedness

Autism Awareness For Emergency Services

OLS-V19 AWR-933-V19
1 Contact Hours

Overview

Discussing the behavioral complications of autistic adults and children. Identifying some of the subtle signs typically associated with autistic individuals, hazards associated with autistic individuals in a stressful emergency situation, calming techniques, dangers autistic individuals may put themselves, the public and responders into, recommendations for police and fire departments to better understand autism and the autistic individuals in their communities.

Schedule

4/19/2021
5/26/2021
6/29/2021