Why Autists Don’t Need a Cure

Most of the time, people think about autism as a set of deficits. This is the way that a clinical diagnosis works. You have to check off certain boxes on a list of areas where you aren’t “normal,” things you can’t do the “right way” or ways in which your brain or body aren’t able to manage living as a neurotypical person. “Warning signs” for autistic children include:

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