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Advocacy and Activism

Asperger’s and Jobs

Workplace Related Links

http://www.aspiritech.org – Aspiritech is a non-profit organization with a mission to provide a path for high functioning individuals on the Autism Spectrum to realize their potential through gainful employment.

Dude, I’m an Aspie! – Asperger’s advantages in the workplace.

Free iPads and Tablets – 7 Ways to Get a Free iPad for Autism-related communication.

I Haz Asperger’s? Take the online free quiz of about 150 questions. Typical results are illustrated in the graphic below.

Frequently Asked Questions

Should I disclose a disability on my resume?

Monster.com had some advice and the overall is no, no, never! But, If the disability contributes to a major strength, then put it in. Make it concise, and professional. If you feel comfortable, please share that section with us, as we would love to see how it presents.

Will I survive socially in the workplace?

Brazen journalist Penelope Trunk explains why she is ‘weird’ on the job. With enough practice, and some supportive individuals, anyone can make it.

I would like to hire an individual with Asperger’s for a specific job, where can I find someone like that?

We’re waiting for your call! You can contact the ASA to be matched up with an individual with skills that are perfect for your project. You may also browse through our member profiles in the New York area on our blog.

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