This blog reflects my thoughts and insights
into my multifaceted life-- systems advocate for people with disabilities, parent, adjunct college instructor, wife and doctoral candidate.
Sunday, September 30, 2007
The Upside of Autism
There is a good interview on NPR Speaking of Faith, that talks about the autism spectrum. The two parents talk about the family autistic traits, and how these traits lend themselves to specific career choices (i.e. science, computers, research, academia). Jennifer Elder and Paul Collins have a nice discussion on their child, and their insights on the autism spectrum.