Category Archives: Independence

Trainings for Emergency Responders

I’ve spent a lot of time lately reviewing products related to elopement and resources for families. Bolting, running, elopement, and wandering are one of the most challenging behaviors for families, in my experience. They cause a high level of stress … Continue reading

Posted in Communication, Independence

Wandering and Elopement Support (AWAARE)

So I recently did a post on safety products to consider for an individual at risk of wandering or elopement, but then ABOARD (The Advisory Board On Autism and Related Disorders) sent out a newsletter discussing this very topic! Among … Continue reading

Posted in Behavior Intervention, Independence

Autism & the Driver License Test: The Great Debate

A few days ago, I was at a red light that turned green, but a group of motorcycles were traveling together. In order to stay together, approximately 15 motorcycles ran the red light after signaling their intent to do so … Continue reading

Posted in Independence, Sensory