Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Asperger's”

Intense World Syndrome

Neuroscientists Henry and Kamila Markham have come up with a new theory …

Posted December 12th, 2013

Susan Boyle And Asperger’s

Did you hear the news that the singer Susan Boyle — the …

Posted December 9th, 2013

Those Special Aspie Snowflakes

As the parent of a child with Asperger’s, I appreciate the balanced, …

Posted November 21st, 2013

Parents Say Aspie Deserved Bullying

Gosh, I can’t imagine why anybody would be reluctant to send their …

Posted November 21st, 2013

That’s Not Autism

Therapist Enrico Gnaulati contends that we are overdiagnosing autism spectrum disorder. Excerpts: …

Posted October 2nd, 2013

A Millennial Who Will Make It

This morning I was working in a Starbucks when I struck up …

Posted September 26th, 2013

Life On The Spectrum

Pulitzer-winning music critic Tim Page, on his Asperger’s: So preoccupied are we …

Posted July 27th, 2013

The Autistic Brain

Temple Grandin, in a Wired excerpt from her new book, The Autistic …

Posted May 24th, 2013

Aspie Life

A reader of The League of Ordinary Gentleman website writes in to …

Posted December 18th, 2012

What Can We Do About Newtown?

Commenter PJ, on the Newtown mess, says some things worth considering: I …

Posted December 15th, 2012

Loving His Aspie Son

Big-deal Washington journalist Ron Fournier writes about how he learned to calm …

Posted December 3rd, 2012

What Asperger’s Is Like

The Interacting With Autism project has created the short video above, intended …

Posted November 20th, 2012

Robespierre, Aspie?

After he finished Hibbert’s history of the French Revolution, my son Matthew, …

Posted October 31st, 2012