Uniquely Human: Chapter 6

Chapter 6: Social Understanding “Nearly every person with autism has some degree of difficulty navigating the social world” (109).   “Human beings are hardwired to be socially intuitive, but autism poses challenges to developing that intuition” (109).   “What comes naturally and effortlessly to others always requires some degree of conscious effort, and one is […]

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YAB: Chapter 26

Chapter 26: “Doing Vs. Spewing” This chapter is all about actually TAKING ACTION instead of just talking about taking action. They’re two VERY different things, but I know everyone is guilty of just talking about doing something instead of just going out and DOING it (me included!). Here are my favorite quotes from the chapter: […]

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