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Atlanta Organization Teaching Authorities About Autism

Oct 8, 2015

The national conversation about police and use of deadly force has intensified over the past year. And a lot has focused on the way authorities interact with individuals diagnosed with a mental disorder.

The local organization Spirit of Autism works with and trains public safety officers on how to recognize and interact with people who have autism spectrum disorder.

The Spirit of Autism’s Debi Taylor and Austin Harris joined “Closer Look” to discuss the issue and more.