Autism & Wandering: An Infographic on the prevalence of wandering and how to keep your child safe

Autism Wandering Infographic

Wandering… The constant fear parents with an autistic child will always have.  Every week there is another news story of a child gone missing and sometimes the results are tragic.

A recent study by the Kennedy Krieger Institute has shown just how common it is for kids with autism to wander and an article by Autism Beacon tells you can keep your loved ones with autism safe.

Here is an infographic that show the results of the study and some ways to prevent wandering.

Autism & Wandering


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Tzvi Schectman is the Family Coordinator for the Friendship Circle of Michigan and the Editor of the the Friendship Circle Blog. You can connect with Tzvi on LinkedIn and Google+