The Future Looks Good – Episode: What Box Are We Breaking Now?
From a very young age, I have not liked to be told no, stuck in a box or what I can and cannot do by someone other than me. That goes for my business as well. Thank goodness I have amazing partners who don't say no and are as crazy as I am about kicking those...
The Future Looks Good – Episode: Autism and Advanced Manufacturing – Employment
We are not fans of boxes when it comes to employment opportunities. Unless you're ticking one off on a job application 😉 It's one of the reasons we launched the Autism and Advanced Manufacturing Career Exploration program! Learn how you can blow the lid off...
Thinking of Post-Secondary Education? – Autism Ontario
The Autistic Rambler – Intersectionality Of ASD and LGBT
As the Queen of Soul once sang: R-E-S-P-E-C-T. Find out what it means to me. We're back with the indomitable Maddy Dever and a chat about the intersectionality between the autism community and the LGBTQ+ community. Maddy, who is non binary, uses the pronouns they /...
CJAE Vol. 2 [Employment] Trials, Tribulations and Triumphs – Securing a Career I Love – Blake “Crash” Priddle
[dflip id="1682"][/dflip] If you are interested in reading more pieces from CJAE's Vol. 2 [Employment] follow the link below. [CJAE Vol. 2 - Employment]
CJAE Vol. 1 [Equity] Over and Over and Over: A Continued Call for Autistic Voices – Ryan B. Collis
[dflip id="1643"][/dflip] If you are interested in reading more pieces from CJAE's Vol. 1 [Equity] follow the link below. [CJAE Vol. 1 - Equity]
CJAE Vol. 1 [Equity] Supporting Autistic Culture in Defining Autistic Identity – Gerald Beaulieu
[dflip id="1628"][/dflip] If you are interested in reading more pieces from CJAE's Vol. 1 [Equity] follow the link below. [CJAE Vol. 1 - Equity]
Embracing Neurodiversity at Work
[dflip id="1617"][/dflip] If you are interesting in reading more on this topic, check out the full document below! [Full Document]
Language Around Autism
You may not think the language you use is that important, however, the language used around autism and developmental disabilities, in general, does actually make an impact in the real world Here are a few examples of language changes that you can make to help society...
The Autistic Rambler – Episode: Chase That Pokémon
What could prompt you to get outside? Is the benefit of getting outside enough to prompt some movement or is there something creating a barrier? Today we chat about the benefits of looking after your mental health and your physical health and hopefully at the same...
Spotlight on Autistic Self-Advocates
Advocating for yourself is hard, trying to navigate a world that wasn't built for you is exhausting. Luckily I was not alone. There are autistic adults dedicated to sharing their stories and improving accessibility of autistics that exist in every corner of the world,...
The Autistic Rambler – Episode: Take 1
So what does a rambler do? Well it can drive you from A to B. It can keep you cool in the hot sun. Or it can chat about all kinds of things under the sun which is what this Rambler does. I'm so tickled to introduce you to Maddy Dever who is one of the kindest,...