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Autism and Wandering Discussion and Q&A

DESCRIPTION:

Nearly half of all children with autism wander (also known as elopement), and it is a major safety issue. INCLUDEnyc educator and autism mom Kpana Kpoto shares her professional and personal knowledge on what it is, why it happens, and how to prevent it. 


She will discuss:

Prevention at school, home, and in the community

Tracking devices: One size does not fit all

Action plan for parents if a child wanders

Alerting first responders

Wandering in the news: Safety versus independence


DATE: Wed, 04/10/2019
TIME: 9:45am-11:30am

LOCATION
P811X
1434 Longfellow Ave
Bronx, NY 10459

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LANGUAGE
English(Spanish interpretation available upon request)

Kpana Kpoto
presented by:
Kpana Kpoto


Thanks to our generous supporters, this workshop is free.