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A Driver with Autism Gets Pulled Over by Police...

Posted by Brandon Dufour on Feb 17, 2021 4:09:25 PM

Police interactions are probably the number one concern we hear from new drivers with ASD and their parents. Police interactions can be nerve racking for any driver. Then you add in that people with ASD are bothered by bright lights (sirens, check), loud noises (sirens, check) eye contact (officer, check) and social interactions (officer, check), well now we have a perfect storm for a meltdown. 

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Topics: Police, autism, ASD, pulled over, blue envelope

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