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Why I Mentor Individuals with Autism & Special Needs

"I wanted to help individuals who felt alone." When I first found out I had autism at 11 1/2, I often wished I had a role model to look up to who was on the autism spectrum. There were so [...]

By |July 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why I Mentor Individuals with Autism & Special Needs

When My Mentee Said No Girl Would Ever Date Him Because He Has Autism

It can often feel challenging trying to find a relationship. When you add having difficulties with social interaction due to autism, it may seem impossible. I recently experienced this situation with one of my mentees while we were discussing National Disability Employment Awareness Month in October. [...]

By |October 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on When My Mentee Said No Girl Would Ever Date Him Because He Has Autism