Although law enforcement is tasked with keeping the public safe, interactions between first responders and those with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or other psychiatric conditions can be contentious, and in some cases, deadly. To address this challenge, The Oxford Center presents: An Autism Recognition and Response Workshop presented by our CEO and Founder Tami Peterson, PhD and Officer Edward Blackburn, Head of Security at The Oxford Center.
Wednesday May 3rd, 2023
11:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Oxford Center
7030 Whitmore Lake Rd.
Brighton, MI 48116
(248)486-3636, ext 264
Lunch Will Be Served
Officers will receive training in:
Identifying characteristics of people with autism
Techniques when responding to an emergency / active shooter at The Oxford Center
Interaction with a person(s) with autism
Reserve for training by Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Autism & Law Enforcement Workshop Registration