Anxiety impacts the entire employment cycle for individuals on the autism spectrum. This webinar explores some of the common triggers and how they can manifest in job seekers and employees. Topics include:
Choosing a job that will be manageable
Creating a realistic job search plan
Preparing for interviews
Self-advocacy at work
Our presenter will share effective strategies honed during her work with more than 1,000 individuals with autism spectrum profiles.
Barbara Bissonnette is a certified coach and the Principal of Forward Motion Coaching. She specializes in career development coaching for individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome and similar autism spectrum profiles. She is the author of the award-winning Complete Guide to Getting a Job for Peoplewith Asperger’s Syndrome; the Asperger’s Syndrome Workplace Survival Guide; and Helping Adults with Asperger’s Syndrome Get & Stay Hired. Barbara also offers consultations to parents and training for professionals and employers.
The College Internship Program is a comprehensive transition program
for young adults on the Autism Spectrum and with Learning Differences. Our Mission is to inspire independence and expand the foundation on which young adults with Autism, ADHD, and other Learning Differences can build happy and productive lives.