BEING AUTISTIC NICK IN THE WORKPLACE

BEING AUTISTIC NICK IN THE WORKPLACE AN INSIGHT PIECE Persons with disabilities are frequently not considered potential members of the workforce. Perception, fear, myth, and prejudice continue to limit understanding and acceptance of disabilities in the workplace. Myths abound, including that people with disabilities are unable to work and that accommodating a person with a… Continue reading BEING AUTISTIC NICK IN THE WORKPLACE

AUTISTIC NICK AND OPINION PIECES AND WHY I WRITE THEM

AUTISTIC NICK AND OPINION PIECES AND WHY I WRITE THEM When I first started blogging way back in December 2017, I didn’t initially have a clear vision of what the website Autistic Nick and the contents of which I was going to provide was going to look like. I started out with a response post… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK AND OPINION PIECES AND WHY I WRITE THEM

DISABILITY AND DIVERSITY AT THE BBC AND NETFLIX

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DISABILITY AND DIVERSITY AT THE BBC AND NETFLIX OPINION PIECE I’ve just read an online article about a new and exciting deal which was prompted by a lecture given by writer Jack Thorne at the Edinburgh TV Festival in which he said the television industry, saying it has “utterly and totally” failed disabled people. “Gender,… Continue reading DISABILITY AND DIVERSITY AT THE BBC AND NETFLIX

AUTISTIC NICK GETS STRESSED AND HOW I DEALT WITH IT

AUTISTIC NICK GETS STRESSED AND HOW I DEALT WITH IT OPINION PIECE I just don’t like it. I am unsure of how to handle it. What am I talking about? STRESS!! It can be the tiniest of things to trigger me and then my whole day can be ruined by my stressing myself out to… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK GETS STRESSED AND HOW I DEALT WITH IT

AUTISM AND BIG BROTHER ALL STARS

AUTISM AND BIG BROTHER ALL STARS OPINON PIECE Currently airing in the US is season 22 of Big Brother All Stars, where past winners come back to compete to be the overall Big Brother winner. In this current mix is Ian Terry. Ian Terry Biography Age: 29 Hometown: Pittsburgh Current city: Houston Occupation: Management consultant… Continue reading AUTISM AND BIG BROTHER ALL STARS

AUTISM AND ‘THE A WORD’, ‘THE GOOD DOCTOR’ AND ‘ATYPICAL’ DO THEY GIVE AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF AUTISM?

AUTISM AND ‘THE A WORD’, 'THE GOOD DOCTOR' AND 'ATYPICAL' DO THEY GIVE AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF AUTISM? OPINION PIECE The A word, The Good Doctor and Aytpical are in my view tick box television, in that it ticks the disability box and that’s where it ends. This show for me is another example of… Continue reading AUTISM AND ‘THE A WORD’, ‘THE GOOD DOCTOR’ AND ‘ATYPICAL’ DO THEY GIVE AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF AUTISM?