Tips for interviewing adults with autism

I have had the wonderful pleasure of speaking and interacting with many adults on the autism spectrum, or autistic adults, as many prefer to be called. Here, I share a few tips for making conversations and interview most successful.

Here are the tips to keep in mind:

  1. Connect first by being curious
  2. Be authentic
  3. Simplify age appropriate wording
  4. Give specific examples
  5. Recognize signs of needing processing time
  6. Let them surprise you

If you have specific needs, please consider contacting us for a more personalized consult: jonathan@synergyautismcenter.com

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