Employment Supports for Transition-Aged Autistic Youth: How to Support Autistic Young Adults in the Workplace
November 17, 2021 from 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sponsor: Organization for Autism Research (OAR)
Presented by Jennifer McDonough, MS, CRC, and Alissa Brooke, MS, CRC, PBSF
Transition-aged autistic youth face numerous barriers to employment as they exit the school system. Teaching both employment and social skills in real work settings is key to a successful transition into the workforce. Ms. McDonough and Ms. Brooke will discuss successful workplace supports to assist individuals in obtaining and maintaining community integrated employment.