Tag: Christian Frates

Life With Autism: Picking Up Details

People who live on the spectrum have a brilliant gift for picking up details that certain neurotypicals refuse to do so. While certain neurotypicals can pick up on who voiced who on animation rather than animated films featuring the voice talents of Selena Gomez or Cameron Diaz, people with high-functioning autism can pick out characters … Continue reading Life With Autism: Picking Up Details

Life With Autism: Why We Don’t Need A Cure

Life With Autism: Why We Don’t Need A Cure

Dozens of neurotypicals think that autism is just a disease that is contagious like the influenza virus but it is just a difference. A film I have appreciated which is X-Men The Last Stand (2006) had a similar storyline where the humans have prepared a cure for mutation and the mutants such as the X-Men … Continue reading Life With Autism: Why We Don’t Need A Cure

Life With Autism: Discrimination

People with autism can be more likely as discrimination victims compared to neurotypicals because they are quite different with not enough social skills or the ability to speak properly with strong special interests. People should stop using the R-word when talking about people with autism and say something much better that describes the person with … Continue reading Life With Autism: Discrimination