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Transitioning to Adulthood

Employment Strategies and Life Skills for Teens and Young Adults with ASD

By Duhaime, Sarah; O'Connor, Patricia with Autism Ontario

Summary

This online video presents "practical strategies geared to adolescents and young adults with high functioning ASD...preparing for summer employment or volunteer work." Specific topics discussed include job searches, resumes, interviews, identifying skills and interests, establishing routines, and the Transition to Life Program.

An "After Show" is also available, with additional Q and A, at https://vimeo.com/131901069.

Autism Ontario is an association “dedicated to increasing public awareness about autism and the day-to-day issues faced by individuals with autism, their families, and the professionals with whom they interact.” The organization aims “to ensure that each individual with ASD is provided the means to achieve quality of life as a respected member of society.” [Website]

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Subject(s)

This online video is in English

Publication:

Autism Ontario
Ontario, Canada
2015

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