Evidence-Based Strategies For Interviewing People with autism
Evidence-based strategies for interviewing people with autism
This webinar presents the research on why existing investigative interviewing practices such as cognitive interviewing do not work with people with autism.
Understand the challenges and discover evidence-based strategies for gathering accurate, reliable evidence from people with autism.
Dr Katie Maras
Dr Katie Maras is Deputy Director of the Centre for Applied Autism Research ( CAAR) Bath University UK.
Katie’s research interests lie in applied cognitive psychology, with two main strands: autism and eyewitness/forensic psychology. Her current work, focuses on how autistic adults think and communicate differently, and what adaptations service providers can make to accommodate these differences. Katie has published numerous papers on a variety of topics concerning autism. This includes assessing credibility of autistic witnesses by jurors and how to improve current police interview strategies to produce better evidence.