Nursing Leadership Series: Neurodiversity in the Workplace

This online course will provide information on Neurodiversity in the workplace. The session will discuss challenges experienced at work by adults with ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder and learning disorders and resources to assist with these challenges.

Target Audience

This CNE course is designed for nurses and healthcare professionals.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe positive aspects of neurodiversity in the workforce
  • Identify common challenges at work experienced by adults with ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and learning disorders
  • Identify resources related to neurodiversity and workplace accommodations (e.g., JobAccommodation Network)

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.94 ANCC
  • 0.94 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

This course will be presented via a recorded presentation.

Kristin Vickers, PhD, ABPP, LP
Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
Professor of Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Course Director
Denise Rismeyer, MSN, RN, NPD-BC
Nursing Education Specialist-Continuing Nursing Education Program
Assistant Professor of Nursing, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Department of Nursing
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Statements

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.94 ANCC contact hours. 

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

Available Credit

  • 0.94 ANCC
  • 0.94 Attendance


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Cancellation and Refund Policy

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