Autism and the Police: A Guide for Black and Brown Kids

Principal Investigator: Lindsey DeVries, PhD
COMIRB 21-2847
Study Dates: 2022

Seeking Caregivers, Providers, and Parents to participate in this research study. This research study aims to gather qualitative feedback from caregivers and providers regarding the social story, "Autism and Police: A Guide for Black and Brown Kids" to demonstrate the need of social stories on this topic as well as the likelihood that caregivers/providers will use this intervention tool. If you join the study, you will be asked to complete an online survey. The survey will include brief demographic information (e.g., race, education level etc.,), questions about your impressions of the social story, and questions about the likelihood you would use the social story as a tool to help your kids. This survey will take 10-30 minutes to complete.  

Your participation in the study is completely voluntary and all of your responses are anonymous. 

To begin, please click on the below link. 

Provider Survey: 

Parent Survey:

If you have any difficulty accessing the site or completing the survey, please contact Kendal Lattanzi at   

Thank you for your participation, as your feedback is valuable!