Adulting on the Spectrum: Josh on advice for autistic people, and cutting yourself some slack

Hosts, Andrew Komarow and Eileen Lamb, speak with Josh Edwards.

Josh is originally from Stilwell in Kansas. He was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome at 13. He pursued education, earning an Associate's Degree at Johnson County Community College and a bachelor's degree in social work from Pittsburg State University. After a transformative summer in Florida, Josh found his calling at an elementary school, working with a supportive team and mentor. 

Passionate about autism advocacy, he eagerly anticipates volunteering at a hospital and starting a YouTube channel to create positive change.

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