FREE PANEL: Autism on the Job: Navigating Neurodiversity in the Workplace Thursday, April 22nd at 7:00pm ET/6pm CST --OUR PANELISTS-- Tim Goldstein (Autism Self-Advocate / Speaker / Writer / Sr. consultant at Google) https://www.timgoldstein.com/ Patricia Li (Practice Manager at Google / Tim's previous supervisor) Maisie Soetantyo, M. Ed. (Founder, Autism Career Pathways) https://autismcareerpathways.com/ --OUR MODERATORS-- Christa Holmans (Autism Self-Advocate / ND Consultant) https://neurodivergentrebel.com/ J.R. Reed (Autism Self-Advocate / Writer / Speaker / Autism Consultant / Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapist) https://notweirdjustautistic.com/

Free Virtual Panel – Navigating Neurodiversity in the Workplace – Hosted by Different Brains

FREE PANEL: Autism on the Job: Navigating Neurodiversity in the Workplace
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You Asked: What Was it Like Growing up Not Knowing You Were Autistic?

Hey everyone. NeuroRebel here. This week is a listener requested topic.

You ask, “What was it like growing up undiscovered, undiagnosed, not knowing that you are Autistic or Neurodivergent?”

Not knowing that I was Autistic, had a very big impact on my life and my experience growing up. I was very aware that I was different, but I didn’t have the vocabulary or an explanation for why or what made me different.

This week, I’m going to share my experience. If you’d like to know a little bit more, please stay tuned. Continue reading You Asked: What Was it Like Growing up Not Knowing You Were Autistic?

Autism & Mental Health – Do ALL Autistic People Have Anxiety?

Many Autistic people have clinically elevated levels of anxiety or at least one anxiety disorder – OCD, GAD, Social Anxiety, Separation Anxiety, or other Specific Phobia. Continue reading Autism & Mental Health – Do ALL Autistic People Have Anxiety?

Check out my interview on the Nurturing the New Paradigm event!

Nurturing the New Paradigm is a 14-day workshop specifically targeted to help womxn and all humans go deep into the wounds of ancestors, tend, alchemlize, and awaken mindful, effective solutions to transform white cis-het-patriarchy into the CREATRIARCHY, Equitable Sovereignty, Love Elementality, and Radical Respect for Black lives, Trans lives, Queer lives, Neurodiverse lives, all living beings and Mama Gaia herself. And in doing so lay the foundations of the inner belief, worth, integrity, intuition, inspiration and embodied confidence it takes to shine in your life and business. Continue reading Check out my interview on the Nurturing the New Paradigm event!

Neurodiversity in the Workplace, Autistic Burnout, Supporting Gender Diverse Youth

This was an EPIC session! We talked about autistic burnout, autistic accommodations at work, my business Neurodivergent Consulting, how we can support our LGBTQIA+ loved ones, my upcoming book, and SO much more! Continue reading Neurodiversity in the Workplace, Autistic Burnout, Supporting Gender Diverse Youth

Luminary Interview – Christa Holmans: Neurodiversity – Everyone Has A Place In The Workplace

I’ve been having a lot of great conversations this year. Here is one of those great conversations with Steve Dailey about including Autistic & Neurodivergent people in the workplace. Continue reading Luminary Interview – Christa Holmans: Neurodiversity – Everyone Has A Place In The Workplace

Autism & Gender Diversity with Autism Career Pathways

I recently was invited by Autism Career Pathways to have a discussion on the intersectionality between being Autistic/Neurodivergent and LGBTQIA. Continue reading Autism & Gender Diversity with Autism Career Pathways

Setting and Maintaining Boundaries when You are Autistic or Neurodivergent

When I first discovered I was Autistic at the age of 29, it was because I was going through Autistic burnout and that’s because I was in a perpetual state of burning myself out because I didn’t know I was Autistic and I didn’t know how to establish healthy boundaries with the neuro-typical people around me that kept insisting I didn’t really need the things I was saying I needed. Continue reading Setting and Maintaining Boundaries when You are Autistic or Neurodivergent

Autism & Neurodiversity Chat – Are All Autistic People Traumatized? – Problems with the Medical Model

Topics YOU requested:

The idea that trauma and autism are so hard to distinguish because society doesn’t make untraumatised Autistics.

The problems with how Autistic people are diagnosed/the limitations of the medical model.

What healthy boundaries are and how to keep them kindly.

Late diagnosis and moving forward after discovering you are Autistic late in life.

Overcoming internalized ableism and loving your Autistic self.

Advocating for your needs as an Autistic Person.
Continue reading Autism & Neurodiversity Chat – Are All Autistic People Traumatized? – Problems with the Medical Model