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Specialisterne Foundation

Specialisterne Foundation is a non-for-profit organization that works to enable one million jobs for people with autism and similar challenges. The foundation owns Specialisterne Denmark and the Specialisterne concept and trademark.

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Autistic Prosody

  Difficulties related to pragmatics, or the social role of language, is a prevalent autistic trait. This is...

Echolalia

  Echolalia refers to the repetition of spoken words or phrases, and for many autistic people, it’s often a means...

Autistic Repetition

  Many autistic people, myself included, seem to have a tendency to repeat ourselves in conversation. This can...

My OCD Experience

  People like to talk a lot about OCD, but not necessarily for what it is. They like to talk about the quirky...

Auditory Processing

  Auditory processing disorder (APD) impacts the brain and its ability to accurately process what someone is...

Autism and Alexithymia

  If you’re autistic, you’ve likely had multiple conversations with neurotypicals during which they say you look...

OCD Myths vs. Reality

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is characterized by obsessions (intrusive, distressing, and unwanted images,...