Fish in a Tree

New Orleans, LA

Fish in a Tree serves all Neurodivergent people.

We understand the vital role that community organizations play in shaping the well-being of our society, and we believe that embracing neurodiversity is a crucial step towards a more diverse and inclusive future.

Why Neurodiversity Matters

Neurodiversity is the recognition that neurological differences, such as autism, ADHD, dyslexia, and more, are natural variations of the human brain. Each neurodivergent individual brings unique strengths, perspectives, and talents to our communities. By fostering an environment that values neurodiversity, your organization can harness these strengths and promote a more inclusive and dynamic community.

Fish in a Tree's Offer to Your Organization

Our services include one-hour presentations, half-day workshops, and full-day workshops, all of which are designed to help your leadership and staff embrace neurodiversity and create more inclusive environments within your organization. We believe that by collaborating with Fish in a Tree, your organization can strengthen its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

How Fish in a Tree Can Help Your Organization

  • Our presentations and workshops offer valuable insights into neurodiversity and inclusive practices, equipping your staff with the knowledge and tools needed to create inclusive programs and services.
  • We provide guidance on adapting your outreach efforts, services, and physical spaces to be more accessible and welcoming to neurodivergent individuals.
  • Fish in a Tree can assist you in developing a comprehensive neurodiversity integration strategy tailored to your organization's unique needs and goals.
  • Our team can work closely with your leadership to foster inclusive leadership skills and practices within your organization.

We are passionate about helping organizations like yours embrace neurodiversity and create a more inclusive future. We believe that by working together, we can make a meaningful impact on your community.

If you are interested in exploring how Fish in a Tree can support your organization's journey towards neurodiversity inclusion, please don't hesitate to reach out. We are open to discussing your specific needs and budgetary constraints, and we are committed to finding a solution that works for you.

Thank you for considering Fish in a Tree as a partner in your mission to create a more inclusive and diverse community. We look forward to the opportunity to work together and make a positive difference.

One-Hour Presentations

  • Neurodiversity in Community Organizations: An introduction to neurodiversity and how it can be integrated into the mission and practices of community-based organizations.
  • Inclusive Leadership: Exploring inclusive leadership styles that embrace neurodiversity and promote diverse and equitable organizations.
  • Neurodiversity and Community Engagement: Discussing strategies to engage neurodivergent individuals in community programs and initiatives.
  • Accessibility and Inclusion: Addressing the importance of accessibility and inclusion in community-based organizations, with a focus on neurodiversity.
  • Creating Neurodiverse-Friendly Programs: Tips and insights on designing programs and services that cater to a diverse range of abilities and needs.

Half-Day Workshops

  • Building Inclusive Communities: A workshop on fostering inclusive environments within community organizations, including neurodiversity as a key component.
  • Effective Communication with Neurodivergent Individuals: Providing practical communication skills and tools for staff to interact effectively with neurodiverse community members.
  • Neurodiversity in Outreach and Services: How to adapt outreach efforts and services to be more inclusive of neurodivergent individuals and families.
  • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Training: A comprehensive workshop covering EDI principles, with a specific focus on neurodiversity.

Full-Day Workshops

  • Neurodiversity Integration Strategy: A deep dive into developing and implementing a neurodiversity integration strategy within community-based organizations.
  • Inclusive Leadership Development: A full-day workshop for leaders and managers, focusing on fostering inclusive leadership skills and practices.
  • Creating Accessible Community Spaces: Strategies and practical guidance on making physical and digital spaces accessible to all community members.
  • Neurodiversity and Cultural Competence: Exploring the intersection of neurodiversity and cultural competence in community work.

These presentations and workshops are designed to help leadership and staff of community-based organizations embrace neurodiversity, promote inclusivity, and create more welcoming and accessible environments for all community members. Again, feel free to tailor them to the specific needs and objectives of the organizations you work with.