RÉSEAU DE SPÉCIALISTES

Communauté Internationale de Spécialistes

Fondation Specialisterne

La Fondation Specialisterne est une fondation à but non lucratif dont l’objectif est de générer des emplois significatifs pour un million de personnes autistes et de personnes ayant des profils similaires (TDAH, TOC, dyslexie, etc.) – collectivement appelées « personnes neurodivergentes » – grâce à l’entrepreneuriat social, à l’implication du secteur des entreprises et à un changement général de mentalité. La fondation possède Specialisterne Danemark et le concept et la marque Specialisterne.

Al posts by Bernard Grant, PhD

Sensory Tools

  If you’re neurodivergent, stim tools can help you manage overwhelm, maintain focus, and bring joy into your...

Meters

Autism means I am easily overwhelmed. I often need to reset. Self-care is, therefore, a vital aspect of my daily life,...

Neurokinship

I often meet Autists who dislike themselves. The medicalization of Autism has caused many Autistic people to believe...

Double Empathy Problem

  Non-autistic people find it difficult to understand Autistic people, just as Autistic people struggle to...

Intersectionality

Like many autists I appear younger than my age, in part because I don’t perform age. I don’t perform age, race or...

Sensory Trauma

  Sensory sensitivities are evolutionary advantages, but these advantages also lead to challenges, as society can...

Self-Identification

  After eight years pretending to not be autistic, I decided to self-identify. Internalized ableism was one...

Therapy

  Many people have asked me how I managed the stressors of graduate school as a neurodivergent. I credit therapy....

Twinship

  People stare at me, often. When I’m with my sibling, people stare more often. We’re identical twins, and when...