Temple Grandin, diagnosed with autism as a child, talks about how her mind works -- sharing her ability to "think in pictures," which helps her solve problems that neurotypical brains might miss.
There's not enough emphasis on the strengths of people with autism, Temple Grandin says - and that's something parents and teachers need to change.
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The Autism Spectrum Quotient test (sometimes called the AQ quiz or the Asperger's test) gives you a score based on your answers to these 50 questions.
Asperger syndrome is one of the autism spectrum disorders (ASDs). Although symptoms are present early on, it's usually diagnosed when a child is school-age.
For many people, Dr Temple Grandin and autism are synonymous. Below are some of the insights she shared during an interview.