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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.