Disclosure and Reasonable Accommodations: Advice from Human Resources Professionals

Mark your calendar! On Saturday December 18 at 2pm AASCEND will host its yearly holiday party, online via Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent in an email to all newsletter subscribers a day or two before the party. There is no need to register. 

The December 11 AASCEND Job Club will feature Jeff Miller, CEO of Potentia, and Rebecca Beam, CEO of Zavikon, talking about if, when and how to disclose to an employer that you are on the autism spectrum, and how best to seek appropriate accommodations.

picture of rebecca beam and jeff miller

Potentia Workforce, founded by Jeff Miller, is a consulting firm that provides opportunities to skilled, yet often overlooked neurodiverse individuals. Zavikon, founded by Rebecca Beam, provides recruitment, workplace readiness, and job accommodation, identification and advocacy for individuals with disabilities or those who are neurodivergent.

The Zoom meeting URL and password will be sent to people on our email list as the date approaches. No registration is necessary. If you are not on our email list, click here to sign up. 

As usual at AASCEND meetings, attendees on the autism spectrum will offer their experience and perspectives throughout the program.

Who: Adults on the autism spectrum, families, mentors and professionals all welcome. For more information, please contact: info@aascend.org
When: Sat Dec 11 2021, 10 – 11 am (approx) 
Where: Online via Zoom. URL and password will be emailed.