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People With Autism Being Hired for Artificial Intelligence Jobs

People With Autism Being Hired for Artificial Intelligence Jobs 599 412 Dave Zambotti

There is high demand for workers with skills in AI and autistic individuals have an exceptional proficiency for technology. Autistic candidates really are a solution for employers who are looking for highly skilled analytical individuals.

https://www.newsmax.com/newsfront/autism-workers-artificial-intelligence-companies/2019/08/02/id/927046

Early Exposure to Speech May Shape Autistic Children’s Language Ability

Early Exposure to Speech May Shape Autistic Children’s Language Ability 844 570 Dave Zambotti

A new study is one of the first to find that the more words autistic children hear as infants in the home has a strong influence on language development. Which later helps in the development reading skills and school readiness.

https://www.spectrumnews.org/news/early-exposure-to-speech-may-shape-autistic-childrens-language-ability

Kids with Autism at Increased Risk of Bullying by Siblings and Classmates

Kids with Autism at Increased Risk of Bullying by Siblings and Classmates 599 399 Dave Zambotti

Bullying is a problem that no parent wants to deal with, but it’s one that can’t be ignored. This behavior is increased if a child has been diagnosed with being on the autism spectrum.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-autism-bullying/kids-with-autism-at-increased-risk-of-bullying-by-siblings-and-classmates-idUSKCN1UL2IU

5 Things that Autism Parents Want You to Know!

5 Things that Autism Parents Want You to Know! 1550 1162 Dave Zambotti

Autism is all around us and parents with autistic children often feel ostracized from society. Acceptance starts with understanding and this parent will help you get started.

https://thriveglobal.com/stories/5-things-that-autism-parents-want-you-to-know

Most Badges Require Speaking, but One Boy Scout with Nonverbal Autism has Earned the Highest Rank

Most Badges Require Speaking, but One Boy Scout with Nonverbal Autism has Earned the Highest Rank 599 400 Dave Zambotti

Becoming an Eagle Scout would be hard for anybody. Learn how one boy with nonverbal autism used alternative methods to get the badge.

https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/21/us/ohio-eagle-scout-with-autism-trnd/index.html

The New Dating App Helping People on the Autistic Spectrum Find Love

The New Dating App Helping People on the Autistic Spectrum Find Love 737 492 Dave Zambotti

Everyone deserves happiness and to find love and friendship. This new app provides access to platforms that can help build meaningful relationships with people on the autistic spectrum.

https://www.newsweek.com/new-dating-app-helping-people-autistic-spectrum-find-love-1449552

How Accommodating Workers with Autism Benefits Employers – and All of Us

How Accommodating Workers with Autism Benefits Employers – and All of Us 754 503 Dave Zambotti

Autism is poorly understood and managers are ill-informed about how to accommodate affected workers. Learn these simple steps that can help employers leverage the large group of under-utilized workers with autism.

https://theconversation.com/how-accommodating-workers-with-autism-benefits-employers-and-all-of-us-119628

Natural Disaster Resources for Autism Families

Natural Disaster Resources for Autism Families 328 267 Dave Zambotti

Natural disasters can be difficult for people with autism. It is a good idea for every family to have an emergency plan in place to know what you would do during a crisis or natural disaster. Create your plan with these helpful resources.

https://www.autismspeaks.org/natural-disaster-resources-autism-families

Rolling Out the Welcome Mat for Travelers With Autism

Rolling Out the Welcome Mat for Travelers With Autism 2048 1366 Dave Zambotti

Inclusion is both good practice and good business and the travel industry is catching up. A growing number of theme parks, special attractions and hotels are introducing autism training and providing resources to those in need.

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/11/travel/autistic-travelers-hotel-amusement-parks.html?login=email&auth=login-email

Helping a Child with Autism Deal with Disaster

Helping a Child with Autism Deal with Disaster 2100 1402 Dave Zambotti

It’s difficult to understand why disaster strikes. Children with autism or similar conditions may react in different ways and we don’t always know what they are thinking or feeling. A child with autism may need help better understanding what happened.

https://www.autismspeaks.org/helping-child-autism-deal-disaster