A psychologist at the SYNAPSIS Foundation, working with individuals who are on the autistic spectrum. On a day-to-day basis, she helps familiarise them with the world of neurotypicals, while teaching neurotypicals what it is like for autistics to live in their world.
In the course of her work, Renata Werpachowska implements projects dedicated to adults on the autistic spectrum, such as “Project 1.3.6. Supporting adults with autism”. “Supporting adults with autism in assisted living test apartments”. “Independence of people with autism”, “Supporting autistic people in institutions”, ”Librarian, make friends with an autistic person”. She participates in a variety of training sessions, courses and scientific conferences dedicated to autism.
Apart from working directly with autistic individuals and their families, she gladly participates in social campaigns organised by the SYNAPSIS Foundation, building social awareness of autism.