This workshop provides guidance for autistic adults about what they can expect work might be like. Content includes:
- 'Reasonable Adjustments'
- The importance of a mentor
- Interacting at work
- Managing your workload
- Maintaining a work-life balance
- Dealing with anxiety in the workplace
This workshop meets Continual Professional Development criteria at an intermediate level.
- Young adults with ASD
- Adults with ASD
For information about the venue, please look on this website. There is a kitchen so we will arrange for tea and coffee but please bring your own snacks.
This event will be hosted by Dee McAlinden, a Trainer at the curly hair project. She is an experienced public speaker who was diagnosed with ASD aged 47.
For more information about Dee, visit www.thegirlwiththecurlyhair.co.uk/curly-hair-helpers.
If numbers for this workshop are low, we will have no choice but to cancel it. Please check your email inbox and spam one or two days before the workshop is due to run as we will send you an email if it has been cancelled.
About the curly hair project
The curly hair project is a UK social enterprise dedicated to supporting women and girls with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and their loved ones. Founder Alis Rowe created the organisation in 2013 after struggling to find good quality, uplifting information about ASD for herself. Alis Rowe is an acclaimed author and award winning young entrepreneur. She has been endorsed by leading professionals including Professor Tony Attwood. For information about the curly hair project, please visit www.thegirlwiththecurlyhair.co.uk.