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Can I Get a Job?
Organization for Autism Research

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November 30th, 2016 | (0)

It can be very difficult for young adults with autism to find jobs in today's society. In this original blog post, Wendy Swenson details the ways in which a fictitious ...


For People Living on the Autism Spectrum: Six Suggestions for Surviving the Holiday Hurdles
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November 16th, 2016 | (0)

Food, friends, family, decorations, and traditions are all fun and popular during the holiday season. For someone with autism, it can get overwhelming. Self-advocate, Lamar Hardwick, reflects on the holiday ...


Autism Respect – The Beautiful Otherness of the Autistic Mind
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November 9th, 2016 | (0)

One of the most universal concepts we all strive to deserve and to give is respect. We all think about respect on a regular basis, whether we know it or ...


(Un)Real Talk: The Tease of Echolalia
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November 2nd, 2016 | (0)

Sometimes the key to communication lies in imitation. In this original blog post, a father of a son with autism describes how to connect with his child through an understanding ...