Additional Employment Resources
Asperger’s on the Job: Must-have Advice for People with Asperger’s or High Functioning Autism, and their Employers, Educators, and Advocates by Rudy Simone
Rudy Simone, an adult with Asperger’s Syndrome and an accomplished author, consultant, and musician, created this insightful resource to help employers, educators, and therapists accommodate this growing population, and to help people with Asperger’s find and keep gainful employment.
Autism After 16 – “Entering the World of Work”
For adults on the autism spectrum, finding and keeping jobs is difficult at best and often simply impossible. We know this anecdotally, but studies are bearing this out with increasing regularity. Adults with ASD are chronically unemployed or underemployed. So what stands in the way of access to and success at jobs?
JobTIPS Student Program
An online program designed to help students and young adults find and keep a job. With special resources to help those with learning and communication differences, JobTIPS Student provides learning resources, guided exercises, graphic organizers, role-playing scenario cards, video tutorials, and visual prompts to help students with any learning style get ahead in the workplace.
Integrate Autism Employment Advisors
Helping organizations identify, recruit, and retain qualified professionals on the autism spectrum.
Their purpose is to equip people with autism, intellectual and/or developmental differences with the resources they need to strengthen leadership skills and prepare for jobs and leadership positions.