logo
g
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies

dailyclick
Bored? Games!
Nutrition
Postcards
Take a Quiz
Rate My Photo

new
Painting
Knitting
Dating
Reading
Women's Fashion
Small Office/Home Office
History


dailyclick
All times in EST

Full Schedule
g
g Autism Spectrum Disorders Site

BellaOnline's Autism Spectrum Disorders Editor

g
College/Career

Articles and sites aimed at preparing the student with autism for college and for entering the workforce once schooling is complete.

Asperger Syndrome in Military Service star[offsite link]
Great article with lots of research from aspires-relationships.com

Autism and the Magic Within star
How can finding the 'magic' within a child with an Autism Spectrum Disorder help with career planning? There are aspects of autism that may help identify potential careers. A 'hyperfocus' in computer games may lead to a career in software design, for example.

Career Planning Assessment Guide star[offsite link]
A Guide for Professionals serving Youth by National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability NCWD/Youth.

College: Continuing and Higher Education star[offsite link]

Life Skills Mastery for Students with Special Needs star[offsite link]

Making the Transition from School to Work star[offsite link]
Wrightslaw article on planning with many resources.

Self-Advocacy - Wrightslaw star[offsite link]

Teaching Autistic Adults star[offsite link]
CBS News Video - A devoted parent spends her life making sure her autistic children can live without her. Flavia Cohen reports on the example set by Corrine Morgan-Thomas and her children Stephen and Philip.

Without Passion, Pride, or Prejudice star
There is an increasing number of large companies employing adults on the autism spectrum. Specific traits such as hyperfocus, acute attention to detail, and the lack of extreme concern about blame or accolades make many people with Autism Spectrum Disorders ideal employees in many industries.

Without Passion, Pride, or Prejudice star
There is an increasing number of large companies employing adults on the autism spectrum. Specific traits such as hyperfocus, acute attention to detail, and the lack of extreme concern about blame or accolades make many people with Autism Spectrum Disorders ideal employees in many industries.

Work Smarter Now star[offsite link]
Work Smarter Now supports the self-employment and business-improvement goals of individuals of all abilities. Our primary goal is to help entrepreneurs and small business owners do what they do better - improving community presence, customer relations, and business practices.

Links marked with the [offsite link] designation point to websites not associated with BellaOnline.com. BellaOnline.com is not responsible for the material found there.

Autism Spectrum Disorders Homepage | Editor's Picks Articles | Top Ten Articles | Autism Spectrum Disorders Site Map

Add College%2FCareer to Twitter Add College%2FCareer to Facebook Add College%2FCareer to MySpace Add College%2FCareer to Del.icio.us Digg College%2FCareer Add College%2FCareer to Yahoo My Web Add College%2FCareer to Google Bookmarks Add College%2FCareer to Stumbleupon Add College%2FCareer to Reddit

g

Want to Suggest a Link?
Think your link belongs here? Use the contact page to let this editor know.

For FREE email updates, subscribe to the Autism Spectrum Disorders Newsletter


Past Issues

g features
Choosing Your Battles

Preparation for a New School Year

Structure, Routine, and the Summer Collapse

Archives | Site Map

forum
Forum
email
Contact

Past Issues
memberscenter


vote
Poetry
Daily
Weekly
Monthly
Less than Monthly



BellaOnline on Facebook
g


| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2016 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.


BellaOnline Editor