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To properly do their job, law enforcement must understand how to interact with people on the spectrum, especially in the stressful or overwhelming situations that can prompt police interaction in the first place. Many effective education programs already exist, but they're not always implemented.
Demand mandatory autism training for police!
The Autism Shutdown
Amethyst Schaber, a young woman on the spectrum, explains the difference between a shutdown and meltdown. If you've ever wondered about shutdowns, check out her video!