Employment is often defined as the state of having paid work.
Many people on the autism spectrum find it difficult to find or keep paid work.
However there are a number of interventions, such as supported employment schemes, that are designed to help people on the autism spectrum find, get and keep a job.
There are also some interventions which are designed to enable people on the autism spectrum to improve their workplace experience and enhance their careers.
This glossary is designed to explain some of the jargon and gobbledygook used by some people when they talk about autism or research..
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The fact that an intervention is listed in this glossary does not necessarily mean that we agree with its use. Nor does it necessarily mean that there is any scientifically valid or reliable evidence behind it.