Webinar: Listen Up! Building Neurodiversity Self-Advocacy Skills for Life and Academic Success
This webinar was originally aired on Wednesday, June 14, 2023 at 1:00 PM EDT
Join us as we present on the important topic of self-advocacy. Our main objective is to empower and educate neurodiverse individuals on helpful strategies for effective self–advocacy. Your voice matters and knowing how and when to best self-advocate is the key to long-term success!
Participants will learn: *How to assess self-awareness and its impact on success. * Effective strategies and how to develop a self-advocacy plan * When and how to disclose in an academic and career setting
Michele Ramsay Ed.D. holds a doctorate in Education Administration and Leadership with over 25 years of professional experience working with divergent students, families, and school districts.
Crystal Hayes M.Ed has worked in the field of education for over 20 years as a paraprofessional, teacher, liaison, advisor, and administrator. Crystal joined CIP Long Beach as a Student Advisor in 2015 and has since supported the CIP community in various capacities including Head Student Advisor, Assistant Program Director, and most recently Program Director.
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.