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Thursday
12
APR

First Responder Autism Workshop - Chicago

10:00
12:00
TAP
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Join us for this FREE workshop to learn effective and compassionate ways to identify and serve individuals who have autism and other developmental differences!

TOPICS COVERED INCLUDE
- Identifying autism and other intellectual disabilities
- Understanding behaviors
- Setting the environment
- Controlling your behavior
- De-escalation strategies
- Communication

WHO SHOULD PARTICIPATE
- Paramedics
- Firefighters
- EMT's
- Law enforcement
- Emergency room staff
- School personnel
- Other 1st responders

SPONSORED BY:
The Autism Program of Illinois
UIC Department if Disability &
Human Development

LOCATION:
UIC - DHS Auditorium (1640 W. Roosevelt Rd. Chicago, IL 60608)

REGISTRATION
Visit www.tap-illinois.org/training OR
Email jbilbrey@hope.us OR
Call (217) 585.5178