Hidden Dangers- A Free POAC Workshop

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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POAC’s Hidden Dangers Program educates parents, family members, and professionals working with children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities about issues relating to safety, emergency preparedness, and crisis intervention. It is presented in a format that addresses a variety of special needs and levels of functioning across the life span. Specifically, the program will cover:

• How to Address Wandering and what GPS and Other Tracking Devices are Available

• Emergency and Disaster Preparedness

• Fire Safety Issues

• Sexuality and Personal Safety

• Internet Safety

• Bullying

• Behavioral Interventions Including Social Stories, Activity Schedules, Visual Cues, and


• School and Transportation Issues

• Resources for Ongoing Support and Assistance

• Physical Modifications to the Home and Classroom

Age Groups
  • Adults

Last Updated: 12/05/18