Autism and community colleges. In this interview series, Maureen Perkins talks to STS about supporting her son’s transition to college. Perkins and her son used their understanding of his autism to create and follow a matriculation plan that worked for him and allowed him to thrive.
Questions for Maureen? Let us know in the comments. Community colleges can be a good fit for students who have an autism diagnosis, and you can learn more about the kinds of support often available at such institutions, too.
If you are looking for more resources on schools that might be a fit for students who have autism, check out these lists: Autism in College and the 2o Best Value Colleges for Students with Autism 2019.