Temple Grandin Offers Some Advice
Focus on developing strengths
Dr. Temple Grandin, a professor of animal science and author with autism, talks about encouraging your child to develop their natural strengths, while also pushing them to try new things and make friends through common interests.
Important people and events in her life
Dr. Temple Grandin talks about the people throughout her life who challenged her to grow and develop her strengths.
Practical advice in choosing therapies for autism
Dr. Temple Grandin explains the factors she takes into account when deciding whether an autism therapy is worthwhile. She recommends trying new programs which are low-cost, low-commitment and low-risk, as the potential benefits are often high.
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