Greta Thunberg views her Autism as a Superpower

Greta Thunberg sees her Asperger’s syndrome as a superpower in her fight for climate change.  Trueautism.info wholeheartedly agrees.  Autism instills (a) singular focus, (b) mental clarity, (c) integrity, (d) forthrightness,

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Ayn Rand was Probably Autistic

Ayn Rand [1905 –1982] was a Russian-American writer and philosopher.  She is known for her two best-selling novels, “The Fountainhead” and “Atlas Shrugged”, and for developing a philosophical system she named Objectivism.  Ayn Rand displayed characteristic

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by David Rowland, Autism Expert Autistic people tell the truth because we have no choice in the matter.* Our brains are hard wired to fixate on only one thought at

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The Real “Sherlock Holmes” was Autistic

The fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes, displayed most of the characteristics of autistic hyperfocus, especially including (a) astute powers of observation, (b) brilliant at deductive reasoning, (c) phenomenal memory for details,

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The Real “Rain Man” was Not Autistic

by David Rowland, Autism Expert The 1988 movie, Rain Man, may have done a major disservice to the autism community.  The real person on whom Dustin Hoffman based his Raymond

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“Autism Saved My Life”

© Becca Lory Hector, Autism Neurodiversity & Inclusion Consultant/Author/Speaker Published by:  Spectrum Woman Magazine, April 2017 For 36 of my 40 years, I was disabled.  I was cut off from

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The “Sherlock Syndrome” – an Experience of Autism

by RL Poole, Author/Lecturer I realized early on in life that I was able to see the world differently than others around me, even if I didn’t understand exactly how,

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