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Bringing Autism to the Workplace
How to Incorporate Those with Disabilities Into the Workplace
  

One in every 68 children is currently diagnosed with autism and as the population gets older, more and more individuals with autism are entering the workplace. While this disorder is defined by social and communication difficulties, many individuals with autism have obtained college and graduate degrees and have unique talents that can be an asset to any workplace. Several companies have alr...

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Travels From: St. Louis, MO
Fee Range: Open

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Population ONE: Autism, Adversity, and the Will to Succeed
Transforming disability into unique ability!
  

Population One: Autism, Adversity, and the Will to Succeed is a groundbreaking book that offers readers the ability to see life through the eyes of a young man with autism. Written by Tyler McNamer at the age of 17, Tyler not only details his challenges, but he also offers hope and encouragement to others who face seemingly insurmountable obstacles. Whether you’re an educator, a family member of...

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Travels From: Seattle, WA
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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Ignite Your Au-mazing
Shift your mindset, ignite your inner fire and make power moves to your Au-mazing life
  

Introduction Bio and About Dr. Alisha Griffith Shift to Au-Mazing Accept Differences a. differently abled b. Outside the box c, think, do and be different Unique Strengths A. Define your likes B What are others saying c. Identify Favorites Mindset Shift A. Toxic Negative Thinking to Positive Energy Power B. Denial to Acceptance C. Mindless to Mindful Attach and Connect A....

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Travels From: NYC, NY
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You are normal too
People with disabilitys own more businesses than people without disabilitys so
  

People with disabilities own more company's than people without disabilities. Swiyyah Woodard is a Baynews9 Everyday hero seen by two million viewers. She did not allow her disability to stop her from becoming successful. She is a two time published author and an inspirational speaker. In this program participants will learn: -Disability awareness and how to overcome -How to build a team that...

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Travels From: Saint Petersburg, FL
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Overcoming adversity: THRIVING with your disability and disabled coworkers!
Becoming Legally Blind led me to the vision that I'd be highly successful!!!
  

In December of 2003 I was diagnosed with a rare form of Macular Degeneration. I was told that I could never succeed in Grad school or even get in. I was told I'd never conduct an orchestra, never be able compose for an orchestra, and so many other things were supposedly out of reach for me. People grossly underestimated me. I did every one of the things that people said I couldn't do. I founde...

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Travels From: Phoenix, AZ
Fee Range: Open

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