3 min read · Jul 12th · Attempts to normalize abnormal development could prevent individuals in need of help from seeking it.
The problem with getting rid of neuropsychological labels, however, is that it risks ignoring those individuals with developmental issues who need help.
Different cognitive processes lead to differences in observed behavior. Importantly, this does not mean that we cannot change the behavior.
"Neurodiversity" is an umbrella term that encompasses several complicated learning issues, such as those in communication (autism), reading (dyslexia), math (dyscalculia), motor function (dyspraxia), and attention (ADHD). It even includes certain mental health conditions.
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20+ min read · Aug 23rd · “How does it feel—emotionally—to be wrong?” Kathryn Schulz asks the audience at her 2011 TED Talk entitled “On Being Wrong.” I show the video to my first-year writing students every semester on the…