Tag Archives: Autism

Navigating College: A Handbook on Self-Advocacy – Written for Autistic Students from Autistic Adults

The non-profit organization,  Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) seeks to advance the principles of the disability rights movement with regard to autism. As part of ASAN’s work to empower Autistic people across the world to take control of their lives  … Continue reading

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Autistifying My Habitat

This post from the blog, Radical Neurodivergence Speaking,  describes one individual’s efforts to make her  apartment and her life accessible to her.  The author, “Neurodivergent K” has developed her own style  to aid in  remembering things. This system, or components … Continue reading

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German Software Heavyweigh Hiring Individuals with Autism

SAP, a German software heavyweight, has announced that it plans to recruit hundreds of people with autism in a quest to staff the company with  employees who “think differently.” The company plans to hire 650  people on the spectrum by … Continue reading

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