This webinar will provide a basic overview of autism and how it relates to wandering/elopement behaviors. Attendees will learn the reasons behind wandering, how to respond when a child with autism is missing, and the do's and don'ts of searching for -- and interacting with -- this population.
Upon completion of this webinar, you will be able to:
- Describe autism, its characteristics, and unique safety risks
- Explain and identify the "Whys of Wandering" among the autism population
- Demonstrate the "Do's & Don'ts" of effective searching & interaction