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Responding to Survivors with Autism Spectrum Disorders: An Overview for Sexual Assault Advocates

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Responding to Survivors with Autism Spectrum Disorders

This guide was developed for local rape crisis advocates who may be asked to work with a survivor with autism.  It is a brief primer on autism, how persons who have autism may respond to a traumatic event and the importance of working with disability providers in a collaborative fashion. There are resource lists for advocates as well as organizational tools designed to assist programs who want to better serve the disability communities.

Publish Date
September 2018
Topic Healing from Sexual Violence, Intersections of Sexual Violence, Research, Services for Survivors, Sexual Assault Response Teams, Sexual Violence
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