The Learning Renaissance

Autism and Learning

The term Autism is used quite loosely in general speech to describe learning behaviours which appear different to the mainstream. I must admit that my current work with adults with learning disabilities has challenged some of my perceptions of the range of Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD).

Autism is most definitely a difficult condition to understand, let alone categorise, but some understanding of symptomatic behaviours might give some insights. This infographic outlines some key expressions of ASD…

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Dazed and confused much of the time but convinced we can, as a species, do much better than this if we set our minds to being much more positive and productive towards our fellow humans.

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