Events

NEN Webinar: Career Searching While Autistic: Stories and Tips for Success

Career Searching While Autistic: Stories and Tips for Success Join us for a webinar that explores the experiences of finding a career as an autistic person, as told by 4 panelists who identify as autistic. Hear about how to finding employment and keeping a job, the normalization of accommodations for the neurodiverse in professional situations, maximizing on your unique strengths as a neurodiverse person to achieve career success, and self-hacks for success in your career journey. Panelists include: Carissa Madden, Ev Smith, and Mike Giongo. Future panelists to be announced! This work was supported by a grant from thePhiladelphia Autism…

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NEN Webinar: Creating an Inclusive Workplace for Autistic Employees

In the second webinar, Creating an Inclusive Workplace for Autistic Employees, panelists will share their experiences in the workplace and provide insight for organizations who are looking to be more inclusive. This panelist includes professionals in higher education, human services, styling, and advocacy to ensure insights across a wide range of industries and business sizes. Attendees can expect to leave with 5 simple, actionable next steps for inclusive workplaces. Panelists include: Jared Browsh, Leann Firestone, and Robert Schmus. Future panelists to be announced! This work was supported by a grant from thePhiladelphia Autism Project. To learn more, please visit www.phillyautismproject.org/seedawards.

Neurodiversity Celebration Week 2023

Neurodiversity Celebration Week is a worldwide initiative that challenges stereotypes and misconceptions about neurological differences. It aims to transform how neurodivergent individuals are perceived and supported by providing schools, universities, and organisations with the opportunity to recognise the many talents and advantages of being neurodivergent, while creating more inclusive and equitable cultures that celebrate differences and empower every individual.

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