|First Response and Autism By On the Scene and Informed PDF for EMS |
|First Response and Autism By On the Scene and Informed PDF for EMS|
On the Scene and Informed: Autism Information for First Responders
If you are a first responder, chances are very good that you will respond to an emergency situation involving someone with an ASD. As you prepare to meet the needs of your community residents, it will be essential to understand what autism is, recognize what is really happening in a situation involving someone with an ASD, and understand how to modify response techniques to avoid unfortunate and unnecessary outcomes.