Online Safety Guide for People with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Thu, Jan 1st
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Macomb Oakland Regional Center
1270 Doris Rd
People from all walks of life and all kinds of backgrounds fall victim to online bullying and cybercrime, but studies have shown that those with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are more susceptible to online threats than others.
Not only are ASD children and adults at risk from others, but they can also develop compulsive online habits and internet addictions, and can be more deeply affected by exposure to inappropriate content.
Everyone should feel safe online. It’s therefore extremely important to make sure you have adequate online security and remain internet vigilant. Read more.