Category: Autism

Can an Autistic Brain be “Retrained”?

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Although we tend to think of autism as a lifelong condition, one scientist is challenging this belief by studying how people with autism can “retrain” their brain to overcome the condition. Dr James Cusack, himself diagnosed with autism at age 12 and told he would never lead a normal independent life, is now a married father with a PhD.

https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/health/scientist-with-autism-leads-research-showing-brain-can-be-retrained-to-overcome-conditio.118882239