Employees on the Autism Spectrum Needed for Study about Employment and Accommodations

The purpose of this study is to understand the ways in which employees on the autism spectrum communicate about their private information when they (1) notify their employer about their autism diagnosis  (2) request and/or negotiate for accommodations needed to be professionally successful.

To participate:

You must be 18 years of age or older

You must have a documented diagnosis of autism

You must be or have been competitively employed (integrated work for the same wage as anyone else)

Your employer (manager, HR Representative) must know or have known about your autism

Participation in this study will include an interview (phone, video, or electronic chat) taking 30 –90 minutes depending upon your comfort level.

Participation in this study will be confidential, protecting your identity and the identity of your employer.

Participants will be compensated for their time with a $25 gift card.

If  you are interested, please find further information and learn if you are eligible at: https://kusurvey.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bC6R08GO7TRDv6d