An American Autistic Living in Thailand Writes on “Why Gardening May Have Saved My Life”
Students who struggle with ADHD in the classroom don’t necessarily need to change. What will likely determine their success is your ability to adopt to new ideas.
Think about it…Over the last twenty years, exactly what has biological autism research given the average working or middle-class American family with a child with autism?
She doesn’t flinch. “We need money! We need a lot of training and it costs a lot of money…We’re not lost. We’re not this little country that has our heads in the sand.”
Today, fewer people seem to want to use the word, “coward.” We know so much more about why our emotions can cause us to freeze, to run away, to fail to come to the aid of a loved one, to desert, or to lie. And while explanation is still not justification, our increased knowledge of executive functioning, emotional regulation, and the long-term damage lurking within all negative reinforcements…has granted us infinitely more humane clarification about why “cowardice” occurs.