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“Neurodiversity” in the Workplace: Hiring More People with Autism

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For years, both men and women with autism have faced incredible difficulties in obtaining employment throughout their adult years. There were times when opportunities were virtually non-existent for anyone with ASD. However, with each year, increasing numbers of big companies have delivered on their promises to incorporate more autistic individuals in their workforce. Companies such […]

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Stemina goes to CAMP

Screening for autism in children has recently been a large debate in the ASD research community, revolving around the issue of effectiveness the screening has for accurate diagnosis. Another form of screening has recently gained attention for focusing on autism screening using biologically based methods.  In 2015, the National Institute of Mental Health provided Stemina […]

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Prodigies and Children With ASD Have Striking Similarities

Prodigies are hard to come by, but they are praised for the talents when they are discovered, like mental calculators or mastering the piano by fifth grade. There have been multiple studies on children prodigies and comparing their behavior to autism symptoms. These studies have concluded in multiple similarities between prodigy-like behavior and children with […]

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A Better Transportation Plan Needed for the Autistic Population

It’s essential for an adult to seek reliable transportation options in order to reach their job and perform their duties in a timely manner.

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The New Tech Giants: Jobs for Adults with Autism

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As we move forward in the technological renaissance we currently live in, we seldom think of who exactly controls the direction that innovation moves in. Big business, celebrities, and thousands of skilled workers in STEM fields control this movement. And while, in principle, everyone should be able to contribute to the wave of innovation, often […]

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