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Employment May Improve Symptoms for Adults with Autism

he study from Vanderbilt University and University of Wisconsin-Madison followed 153 adults with autism, with an average age of 30 years old. Data...

Employment Webinar

Join us for a Webinar on February 18, 2014 Employment for Youth with Intellectual Disabilities: The Role of the Job Coach and Strategies f...

Archived Webinars on ASD and Employment

[image] Using iPads to Promote Access and Learning for Students with ASD Date: 5/14/2013 Presenter: Teresa Lyons Register Online [i...

Autism Symptoms May Get Better With A Job

More independent work environments may lead to reductions in autism symptoms and improve daily living in adults with the disorder, according to a Van...

Webinar - Employment for Youth with Intellectual Disabilities: The Role of the Job Coach and Strategies for Instruction

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM MST This two-part session will discuss the importance of the job coach in maximizing student i...

Webinar - April 8, 2014: Self-Employment: A Customized Career Strategy for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

The employment landscape for individuals with disabilities has undergone a dramatic shift in the past decade with approaches such as self-employment,...

Training Program Helps Students With Autism Land Jobs

For the Virginia study, a control group of high-school seniors with autism remained in their regular schools, receiving their usual individualized...

Workplace Opportunities and Resources for autism in the Community (WORC) Informational Video

Although many adults with ASD are fully capable of managing a full-time job, responses in the PA Autism Needs Assessment indicate that many of the...

Employment Specialists Share Tips for Talking to Businesses

Read the very good article here.

Young People With Autism Find Work Through Job Training Program

Intensive job training helps young people with autism get work, a small new study found. About 80 percent of 18- to 22-year-olds with an autism spe...

Group Discovery: An Alternative Assessment Tool for Workforce Centers and Community-Based Providers

This webinar will provide information on Group Discovery – an alternative assessment tool proven to identify the strengths of job seekers with and...

A recorded archive of the LEAD Center webinar "Promoting Employment - Introduction to Customized Employment and Customized Self-Employment" is now available.

[Webinar.JPG] View the archive on YouTube or visit the webinar archive page to download presentation materials, including a transcript of ...

Registration is now open for Rudy Simone in Billings, Helena, Missoula and Kalispell

The Montana Autism Education Project of the Office of Public Instruction is proud to present Rudy Simone in four FREE presentations in Montana. M...

Building Assets, Promoting Choice and Community Participation

National Disability Institute (NDI) expert Michael Roush will train local teams on NDIs exclusive curriculum with customized information for...

Employment Tool Kit

As an adult on the autism spectrum, you have strengths and abilities that employers are just beginning to understand. We have written this Employm...

Webinar - Assisting individuals with ASD to live and work independently

Presenters: Brooke Stephens and Leigh Belcher Save the Date: April 11, 2013 Time: 2:00 p.m. CDT Registration link: (free of charge) http:...

Webinar - Achieving Meaningful Employment for Youth with ASD: High School Transition the Project SEARCH Way

Presenters: Erin Riehle and Ilene Laine Save the Date: March 19, 2013 Time: 2:00 p.m. CDT Registration Link: (free of charge) http://...

CEC Presentation - How To Prepare Students With Aspergers For Successful Post-School Employment As Documented In An Awesome IEP

You can download the PowerPoint below. [Download file "CEC 2013 Preparing Students with Asperger's for Post-school Employment Jan 25.pptx"]

The Autism Advantage

[02autism1-articleLarge.jpg] To his father, Lars seemed less defined by deficits than by his unusual skills. And those skills, like intens...

Aspergers Job Assessment Questionnaire

Can be found here.