[Video] TEDTalk – The World Needs All Kinds of Minds
Temple Grandin is a livestock handling designer and autism activist. She is an expert on animal behavior and is recognized as a key player in the welfare of cattle and pigs.
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Temple Grandin was diagnosed with autism as a child. In this Ted Talk, she explains how her brain works. Her visual processing helps her solve problems that a neurotypical brain cannot. She explains why we need different types of thinkers and how to encourage them. Understanding how different types of brains work is critical to better serve patients who may have gifts of their own.