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Resources for employment of autistic spectrum adults

Hiring and early monitoring:
Trillium Employment Services www.trillium.org
Partners for Work: Debbie Moore Debbie@theinitiative.ws
Carl Peterson cjp771986@yahoo.com (an autistic getting jobs for other autistics)
Mediation, retraining and employee support:
www.wellspringfs.org/counseling/index.php (services Microsoft)
Further Reading:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/27/autism-employment-white-collar-jobs_n_1916611.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/magazine/the-autism-advantage.html?ref=magazine
National training opportunities founded by parents of autistic children for autistic adults:
Specialisterne: Copenhagen, Denmark to Wilmington Delaware:  http://usa.specialisterne.com : Interview, select, train and then monitor autism spectrum adults in various technical positions
nonPareil Institute: Plano, TX: www.npitx.org :  Technical training, employment and housing of autism spectrum adults to make a self sustained company from the products they manufacture
Aspiritech: Chicago, IL www.aspiritech.org : Provide software testing services by highly functioning autism spectrum adults with attention to detail, precision, an affinity to repetitive tasks and outstanding technology skills
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One Comment
  1. Brandi Monts,
    I took your name off. I may have gotten your name when I attended an autism conference in Tacoma a few years ago. I apologize for not consulting you. It may be an aspie trait.
    Fred Hoffer

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