This workshop provides a foundation of knowledge on neurodiversity in the workplace and explores the benefits of developing a neurodiversity inclusive workplace environment. We share practical tips, from language and terminology to requesting and supporting workplace accommodations.
What will participants learn?
Participants will learn about things that can enable neurodiverse staff to thrive, and we will consider how neurodiverse inclusive approaches may benefit everyone in the workplace.
This workshop is relevant to all colleagues, of any seniority.
Increase their understanding of neurodiversity inclusion as a business imperative
Understand neurodiversity in theory
Increase their awareness of the ways neurodiverse people can contribute and thrive
Understand terminology and inclusive language
Commit to taking practical actions themselves
Evidence of the value of neurodiversity
Introduction to neurodiversity and the Social Model for Disability
The value of those who think differently: benefits of neurodiverse inclusion
Common forms of neurodiversity, including autism, dyslexia, dyspraxia and ADHD
Requesting and supporting workplace accommodations
Terminology and inclusive language
Neurodiversity inclusive approaches that benefit the whole workforce
Participants share an action or learning point they are taking away
Inclusive Group will work with you to understand the context for your workshop. This involves a 20-minute discovery call where we explore:
The background and ‘cultural norms’ of this topic in your organisation
An overview of the participant group(s)
Scenarios or examples relevant to your organisation that we can use during the workshop
Anything else pertaining to the successful delivery of the workshop
Virtual delivery via Inclusive Group Zoom or your own platform
In-person delivery at your office or offsite venue (travel expenses will apply)
Suitable for up to 25 participants
Customisation of workshop content is available (design fee will apply)
Please contact us to discuss how this workshop will complement your current EDI activity
Talk to us about our additional learning tools, such as nudges, videos and podcasts, to deepen and extend your participants’ understanding and application of this topic.