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Autism in the Workplace: A Perspective of an Autistic Adult

May 22, 2023
Talent Strategy & Management
Presented by an #ActuallyAutistic professional, this session will describe how to engage your neurodiverse staff with a better understanding of the value they bring to the organization. Explore your own predisposed notions and challenge social norms to recruit and retain talented individuals.
Melissa Walker, CLO - Training and Development Network

Application on the Job 1

Challenge social norms in the workplace by shifting your perspective about neurodiversity.

Application on the Job 2

Walk away with a minimum of one change you can make to be more inclusive to your neurodiverse staff.

Application on the Job 3

Discover more about neurodiversity through sensory exercises and discussions.

Target Audience

All TD Professionals

Learning Approaches

Experiential Learning

Session Type

New ATD Speaker

Learning Path(s)

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