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Temple Grandin Discusses Animals & Autism

Submitted by on 03/14/2009 – 10:53 amNo Comment

Terry Gross interviews Temple Grandin after the release of her latest book, Animals Make Us Human. The first half of the interview focuses on her insights into animal behavior are fascinating and she describes repetitive behavior and why it happens, both in animals and
children with ASD. Near the end of the interview she describes educational implications for children with high functioning autism and Asperger Syndrome. 

Fresh Air (NPR) with Temple Grandin

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