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ILF.
See
inferior longitudinal fasciculus (ILF)

individual differences

focus on symptoms and,
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“label-locked thinking” and,
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sensory issues and,
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types of thinking and,
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infantile autism diagnosis (Kanner’s syndrome),
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inferior fronto-occipital fasciculus (IFOF),
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,
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inferior longitudinal fasciculus (ILF),
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,
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Insel, Thomas,
[>]

intellectual-development disorders
(DSM
category),
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intelligence,
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,
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[>]

Internet use,
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.
See also
tablets (computer), advantages of

Irlen, Helen,
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Jackson, Mick,
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Jobs, Steve,
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,
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Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders,
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Journal of Orthomolecular Psychiatry,
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junk DNA,
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Kanner, Leo,
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[>]
,
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,
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,
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Kanner’s syndrome (infantile autism),
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Khan Academy,
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Klúver, Heinrich,
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Kozhevnikov, Maria,
[>]

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“label-locked thinking,”
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being “on the spectrum” and,
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DSM definitions of autism and,
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individual differences and,
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negative effects of,
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,
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value of labels and,
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Lancet
(journal),
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Lane, Alison,
[>]

[>]

Langdell, Tim,
[>]

language disorders.
See also
communication deficits; nonverbal autistic patients; speech disorders

autism and,
[>]
,
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music and,
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[>]

types of,
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language-input problems,
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[>]

language-output problems,
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Lemke, Leslie,
[>]

Lewis, Randy,
[>]
,
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Livio, Mario,
[>]

local bias,
[>]

“The Long-Range Interaction Landscape of Gene Promoters” (
Nature
article),
[>]

long-term memory,
[>]

[>]

Lord, Catherine,
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McKean, Thomas,
[>]

magnetic resonance imaging (MRI),
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,
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.
See also
diffusion tensor imaging (DTI); functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI); neuroimaging

Maguire, Eleanor,
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manners,
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Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary,
[>]

[>]

maternal obesity,
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mathematics

algebra
vs.
geometry thinking in,
[>]

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,
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pattern thinking and,
[>]
,
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,
[>]

[>]
,
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,
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“meaning blindness,”
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Meares, Olive,
[>]

Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders (MIND) Institute, University of California, Davis,
[>]

[>]

medical treatment, and labels,
[>]

[>]

medication.
See
drugs

memory.
See also
short-term memory; visual memory

associative thinking and,
[>]

[>]

brain structures and,
[>]
,
[>]

[>]

Mendel, Gregor,
[>]

mental retardation, and autism,
[>]

[>]

mentors, value of,
[>]

Miller, Sara R. S.,
[>]

mind, theory of,
[>]
,
[>]

[>]

mismatch field (MMF) studies,
[>]

mitochondrial disease,
[>]

[>]

MMF studies.
See
mismatch field (MMF) studies

Monger, Christopher,
[>]

Mottron, Laurent,
[>]
,
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,
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movement sensitivity,
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,
[>]
.
See also
biological motion

music,
[>]
,
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,
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music therapy,
[>]

[>]

Myers, Jennifer McIlwee,
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Nature
(journal),
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,
[>]

[>]

Nelson, Stanley,
[>]

neurexin protein,
[>]
,
[>]

neuroimaging.
See also
autism, neuroanatomy of

interpretation and,
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[>]

limitations of,
[>]
,
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[>]

object
vs.
spatial imagery and,
[>]

[>]

research on autistic brain and,
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[>]

TG’s brain and,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]
,
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types of,
[>]

[>]

visual
vs.
spatial imagery and,
[>]
,
[>]

neuroligin protein,
[>]
,
[>]

Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews
(journal),
[>]

new experiences, value of,
[>]

[>]

New Scientist
(journal),
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]

New York Times,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

nonverbal autistic patients

diagnostic criteria and,
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intelligence testing and,
[>]

music and,
[>]

[>]

responsiveness and,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]

self-reports and,
[>]

[>]

sensory disorders and,
[>]

strengths and,
[>]

technology and,
[>]
,
[>]

[>]

 

object visualizer,
[>]

[>]
.
See also
visual (picture) thinking

object
vs.
spatial imagery,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]

obsessions,
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[>]

occipital cortex,
[>]
.
See also
visual cortex

O’Hare Airport United terminal,
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,
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Ohio State University,
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[>]

olfactory sensitivity,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

one-on-one engagement,
[>]

origami,
[>]

[>]
,
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overconnectivity theory,
[>]

overresponsiveness to sensation,
[>]
,
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Padgett, Jason,
[>]

parenting.
See also
genetics of autism

identification of child’s strengths and,
[>]

negative environments and,
[>]

[>]
,
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[>]

preparation for employment and,
[>]

[>]

TG’s mother and,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]

parietal cortex,
[>]
,
[>]
,
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Park, Jessica (“Jessy”),
[>]

[>]
,
[>]
,
[>]

patternicity,
[>]

pattern thinking.
See also
picture thinking; verbal (word-fact) thinking; visual (picture) thinking

as category,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]

chess and,
[>]

[>]

education and,
[>]

[>]

employment and,
[>]
,
[>]
,
[>]
,
[>]

[>]

examples of,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]

mathematics and,
[>]
,
[>]
,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]

object
vs.
spatial imagery and,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]

origami and,
[>]

[>]

research and,
[>]

[>]

PDD.
See
pervasive developmental disorders (PDD)

pervasive developmental disorders (PDD),
[>]

[>]
,
[>]
.
See also
Asperger syndrome; autism spectrum disorder (ASD)

pervasive developmental disorders not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS),
[>]
,
[>]

[>]
,
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,
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,
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pesticide exposure,
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pharmacological treatment.
See
antidepressants; drugs

phenotype,
[>]

Physical Therapy
(journal),
[>]

picture thinking.
See also
pattern thinking; verbal (word-fact) thinking; visual (picture) thinking

education and,
[>]

[>]

employment and,
[>]
,
[>]
,
[>]
,
[>]

[>]

plasticity of brain,
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[>]

Pollock, Jackson,
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prefrontal cortex,
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psychoanalytic approach to diagnosis,
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[>]

public views of autism,
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,
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Pythagorean theorem, 147–
[>]
,
[>]

 

Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay, Tito,
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,
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[>]
,
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,
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Raven’s Progressive Matrices,
[>]

[>]
,
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[>]

reading.
See
visual-processing problems

“Recognition of Faces: An Approach to the Study of Autism” (1978 study),
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“refrigerator mother” concept,
[>]

[>]

research

algorithmic approach and,
[>]

[>]

on brain plasticity,
[>]

[>]

DSM-
[>]
diagnostic criteria and,
[>]

focus on symptoms and,
[>]

[>]

HDFT and,
[>]

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label-locked thinking and,
[>]
,
[>]

[>]

on neuroanatomical biomarkers,
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[>]

on sensory problems,
[>]

[>]
,
[>]

[>]
,
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technology and,
[>]
,
[>]
,
[>]

[>]

young subjects and,
[>]

[>]

responsiveness, and sensory problems,
[>]

[>]

responsiveness gene,
[>]
.
See also
environmental factors

Rett syndrome,
[>]

[>]

risperidone (Risperdal),
[>]

Robison, John Elder,
[>]

[>]

Rosenhan, David,
[>]

rudeness,
[>]
,
[>]
,
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savants,
[>]
,
[>]

[>]

Schaefer, G. Bradley,
[>]

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,
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