Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health and Safety Guide
ASERT has compiled resources for those with autism and those who care for people with autism relating to the current COVID-19 outbreak.
People with disabilities deserve to be able to be their own first line of defense against abuse and exploitation. This session will look at the various skills someone with a disability needs to learn in order to be safer. DSPs will learn how everyday interactions can turn in to extraordinary skills in the people they serve.
Dave Hingsburger has worked for more than 40 years with people with intellectual disabilities. He is an international speaker and has published multiple books on various topics, including safety, trauma, and sexuality. Mr. Hingsburger earned his B.A. in psychology at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, a certificate in Human Relations from Ryerson in Toronto, and his M.Ed. from the University of Toronto. Mr. Hingsburger was inducted into the Canadian Disability Hall of Fame in 2009.