22 Aug 24
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1 hour 30 min
Online Event
Event type
Professional development
Paid event
ICF Chapter Member Price : 0 USD
ICF Global member Price : 10.00 USD
Non member Price : 10.00 USD

August Professional Development: Coaching Individuals on the Autism Spectrum to Employment Success

Many individuals on the autism spectrum, including those with college degrees, struggle to choose the right job or career and get hired. Coaching has much to offer if you understand how to adapt traditional models to the needs of this neurodivergent population.

This presentation offers practical strategies for guiding these clients to manageable employment. The emphasis is on assisting individuals seeking competitive (not sheltered or heavily supported) employment.

Learning Objectives:
How autism impacts adults in the workplace
Communication, executive function and sensory processing challenges you need to be aware of
Strengths associated with those on the spectrum
Tips for assessing coaching readiness, building rapport and creating realistic action plans

Maximum participants: 100
Type of coaching:
CCE UNITS by type:   
CC : 0.75    RD : 0.75

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