Neurodiversity is an approach to education and ability that supports the fact that various neurological conditions are the effect of healthy changes in the human genome. For example being more emotional or having meltdowns may be seen as more normal in women since women are seen as being emotional whereas this behavior would stand out more in men since they are typically less emotional.
It is one of several neurodiverse disorders including dyspraxia dyslexia and autism especially Aspergers syndrome.
Common neurodivergent symptoms. Einfield 2000 Up to 70 JH in anxietypanic Bulbena et al 1988 Martin-Santos et al 1998 Dyspraxia Very common in. Other symptoms include obsessiveness on certain topics or hobbies an inability to accept. Neurodivergent people have brought many great things society.
It is likely that along with ADHD a person may experience symptoms of other neurodevelopmental conditions such as autism Aspergers Tourettes syndrome dyslexia and dyspraxia. Approximately 1 in 2 people with ADHD have dyslexia. 30052017 It is characterized by a lack of empathy an inability to pick up on social cues and awkward body language.
18042021 Further some symptoms may be considered more unusual in males than they are in females even if the symptoms are the same. The conditions of ADHD Autism Dyspraxia and Dyslexia make up Neurodiversity. In other words a condition such as autism is a part of who the person is and to take away the autism is to take away the person.
Dyspraxia A learning disability that causes individuals to have trouble with motor coordination and balance Dyspraxia also known as Apraxia may be characterized by a reduced ability to produce sounds short term memory loss and slurred speech. 01012014 These differences can include those labeled with Dyspraxia Dyslexia Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Dyscalculia Autistic Spectrum Tourette Syndrome and others. Many individuals with ADHD especially girls and adults are never diagnosed or are diagnosed late because they lack the hyperactive quality.
While the term was originally coined by an Autistic sociologist as time passed the neurodiversity movement expanded. Neurodiversity is a concept thats been around for a while. A lack of babbling or pointing by the age of 12 months.
03032020 ADHD is popularly understood as involving hyperactivity inattentiveness and impulsivity but this is only one element of this form of neurodiversity and overlooks its other symptoms. The idea of neurodiversity can have benefits for kids with learning and thinking differences. 9 in 10 people with Tourettes have ADHD.
Neurodiversity What is it. Approximately 1 in 2 people with ADHD have dyspraxia. 21052021 Inattentiveness hyperactivity and impulsiveness are among the behavioral signs of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ADHD.
Common links between JH and ND Anxiety Of those with neurodevelopmental conditions approx. Neurodiversity only refers to autism. There is no such thing as a neurodiverse individual The correct term is neurodivergent individual An individual can diverge but an individual cannot be diverse.
26112016 Neurodiversity the idea that neurological differences Autism Tourette Syndrome ADHD Dyscalculia Dyspraxia Dyslexia and others are natural variations in the evolution of the human genome. 29042019 Autism and ADHD are both well-known and broadly-encompassing ways to be neurodivergent and there are so many overlapping symptoms that some people see them as merely different facets of the same condition. This concept can help reduce stigma around learning and thinking differences.
05082019 Neurodiversity is a viewpoint that brain differences are normal rather than deficits. Neurodiversity in itself is. 28062017 The National Institute of Stroke and Neurological Disorders lists the following as typical signs of someone who is neurodiverse.
40 experience other psychiatric disorder Tonge. 27092014 Of all the errors that people make in writing and speaking about neurodiversity the misuse of neurodiverse to mean neurodivergent is by far the most common. 05092020 Late language development challenges with spelling and writing poor literacy and reversed words are common symptoms.