The mysterious link between autistic traits and talent - EXPeditions

The mysterious link between autistic traits and talent

by Francesca Happé
  • Key point 1
    Autistic people commonly have special talents.
  • Key point 2
    An eye for detail is the engine for talents in areas like maths, music, art and memory.
  • Key point 3
    Autistic people struggle to recognise what other people are thinking intuitively, but this gives them an advantage in avoiding herd mentality.