First Responder Training - Working with Persons with Disabilities

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We've all read the horrifying news. Across the nation, persons with disabilities find themselves victimized not only by unscrupulous individuals, but also the system. Without clear guidelines, a person with developmental disabilities may easily fall prey to circumstances resulting in incarceration, injury or even death; many of which can be mitigated by simply providing first responders (law enforcement, firefighters, doctors, EMTs, etc.) with a simple-to-use method for quickly identifying communication styles and behaviors one might find in a person with disabilities.