With advances in the study, research and treatment of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) happening almost daily, we hope the following news and media items will keep you well informed.
The growing acceptance of autism in the workplace
CBS NEWS | February 11, 2018, 9:09 AM
Twenty-seven-year-old Christopher Pauley thought he had it all figured out when it came to looking for a job. He had a detailed spreadsheet of each and every position he applied for – at least 600. But despite his degree in computer science from California Polytechnic State University, he went two years with barely a nibble. Did he get discouraged? “Oh my gosh, my morale really started to drop towards the end,” he said. “In fact, there were days where I would either hardly fill out any applications at all, or just simply not apply on anything.”