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Item Nr: B 96853 Title: Dangerous Encounters: Avoiding Perilous Situations with Autism
Grade Lvl: T Author: Davis, Bill Schunick, Wendy Goldband
Length: 176 Prod/Pub: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Copyright: 2002 Series:
Book Type: N Biographee:
Copies: 1 Loan Period: 14 days
 
  The authors translate how to interpret common behaviors of people with autism for law enforcement personnel, first responders, emergency workers, retail security & others. This book explains what to look for and how to successfully handle encounters with people who have autism. It takes emergency responders, retailers and parents through everyday situations, stressing safety and awareness. The authors explain the steps everyone can take to avoid difficult and dangerous situations with people with autism, and more general guidelines.

  Subjects:
  1902 - ARL
  1332 - AUTISM/ASD
  1751 - EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIANS/SERVICES
  874 - POLICE
  1465 - SPECIAL NEEDS STUDENTS/PERSONS