Show #33 – Dr. Gail Saltz on Neurodiversity



Gail Saltz, MD discusses her new podcast and similarly titled book; “The Power of Different: The Link Between Disorder and Genius.”  Her work highlights the connection between neurodiversity and highly successful individuals. Dr. Saltz joins us in promoting the uplifting theory of neurodiversity and resource rich neurodivergent outliers in human history. The psychobiography of Vincent Van Gogh is reviewed as well as tips on how to deal with the uncertainty of parenting, best supports for mild/moderate/severe depression, and how to adapt more respectful and less pathology based language to minimize suffering and maximize potential. The BARB ASKS section highlights Dr. Temple Grandin’s thoughts on the benefits of neurodiversity and invites you to share yours.

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