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The mission of the Autism Foundation of Oklahoma is to improve the quality of life for Oklahomans with autism and their families.

The Autism Foundation of Oklahoma Is Now Autism Certified To Enhance Services for the Community

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For Immediate Release Media Contact Emily Scott, Executive Director, Autism Foundation of Oklahoma Phone: 405.237.8390 | Email: escott@autismfoundationok.org Oklahoma City, Okla. (January 24, 2023) The Autism Foundation of Oklahoma (AFO)…

Inclusive Employment Blog Series- Part Three: The Experience Contradiction

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A common employment issue that baffles many Autistic individuals and Neurotypicals alike is what I call the Experience Contradiction. I often see this with companies with unrealistic expectations for entry-level…

Inclusive Employment Blog Series- Part Two: Unicorn Bias

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Something that is often overlooked in the quest to find qualified candidates is the unconscious discrimination that can occur when unchecked. In this way, I propose that overly favoring experience…

Inclusive Employment Blog Series- Part One: Experience vs. Qualifications Paradox

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A major area of contention in the Talent Acquisition field is the role of experience and how valuable it is. Indeed, the very thing that can lead to finding the most…

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