Autism Risk & Safety Management

When:
April 22, 2013 @ 11:30 PM – April 23, 2013 @ 1:30 AM
2013-04-22T23:30:00+00:00
2013-04-23T01:30:00+00:00
Where:
East Multnomah County Building (Sharon Kelley “A” Room)
600 Northeast 8th Street
Gresham, OR 97030
USA
Cost:
FREE. (However, advance registration is REQUIRED. If leaving voice mail, please leave contact name, e-mail & phone number.)
Contact:
Whitney Schenck
503-988-6206

Assigned Host:

Multnomah County Developmental Disabilities

Presenters:

Dennis Debbaudt

Description:

Some of the topics for discussion and review are:

  • Identify issues of autism-related risk
  • Wandering
  • Contact with police and first responders
  • Safety at home, on campus and when traveling
  • 911 data base alerts
  • Provide an autism emergency handout
  • Identify issues of autism-related risk
  • Provide strategies to help manage ASD risks at home, school and in the community
  • Disclosure options: ID cards, 911 call center registries, and field disclosure
  • Discuss prevention, alert and response plans for dangerous wandering
  • Developing safety programs for home, campus, work and recreational settings and in the community
  • Reducing victimization
  • Safety & risk life skills training
  • Developing partnerships with law enforcement & first response agencies

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