Keynote Address & Breakout Sessions

In recent years, Dennis Debbaudt has presented for the FBI’s National Executive Institute for chief executives of  top level law enforcement agencies in the U.S., Canada, Australia and Europe, a keynote address for Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge at the Arkansas Law Enforcement Summit and training sessions for Florida Atlantic University, Florida International University’s Embrace Program, University of Oregon, University of California-Berkeley,  Texas State University Police Department among many sessions throughout the country.


Conference Keynote and Breakout Session for:


  • Law Enforcement & Public Safety Professionals
  • Educators & Therapists
  • Service Providers
  • Human Services Professionals
  • Persons on the Spectrum, Parents & Family Members
  • Emergency Medical & Healthcare Security Professionals
  • Criminal & Juvenile Justice Professionals
  • Law Enforcement Interviewers
  • Social Service Professionals
  • Hospitality Industry Professionals


  • Proactive disclosure tools-options
  • Wandering
  • Contact with police and first responders
  • Safety at home and when traveling
  • 911 data base alerts
  • Accommodations for Autistic Individuals 
  • Safe Travel
  • Autism & The Decision To Drive
  • Developing an autism emergency handout
  • Sharing deescalation techniques
  • Developing IEP goals for personal safety
  • Reducing victimization
  • Safety & Risk life skills training
  • Developing partnerships with law enforcement & first response agencies

Every conference session can include reporting and current information about:

  • Common autism behaviors and characteristics
  • Public Safety issues
  • Criminal & Juvenile Justice issues
  • Autism recognition tips & advice
  • Top Three High Risk & Predictable contacts
  • Suspicious Person Calls
  • Domestic Violence Calls
  • Missing & Vulnerable Kids & Adults
  • Search & Rescue
  • Behavioral deescalation techniques
  • Restraint and arrest options
  • Interview Techniques for Victim-Witness & Suspect
  • Model programs & community outreach to autism community

Author Dennis Debbaudt’s Autism Risk & Safety conference sessions are designed to identify issues of risk and provide strategies to help manage ASD risks at home, school and when traveling anywhere in the community. Debbaudt’s presentation will be designed to meet the unique needs of the host organization.