Overcoming Autism With ‘A Mother’s Courage’
Did Einstein and a raft of other genius types have Asperger’s syndrome? Probably. Does Temple Grandin, the well-known autistic professor of animal science, lead a productive, happy life?
Yes indeed — because she got help and support early on. To be unable to connect with your own child is an exquisite form of torture for parents, while their children are stranded in an isolation often written off to mental retardation.