Kimberly Stephens, Joanne Ruthsatz
What Prodigies Could Teach Us About Autism
This article discusses the similarities and differences between individuals with autism and prodigies. The research suggests that both groups have a heightened ability to focus and attention to detail, but prodigies also have a unique ability to combine their talents with creativity and social skills. The article suggests that studying the cognitive abilities of prodigies could provide insight into the underlying causes of autism and potential ways to support individuals on the spectrum.