*Design for humanity
*Design for industry/business centered or oriented design/Design for profit
Social sciences research methodology
Design thinking, theory, application, practice, culture, jargon
Abled, differently abled, disabled
Highly functional, severe, moderate, light(Asperger's/highly functional)
Co- morbidities like epilepsy, ADD, ADHD etc...
Myths to be removed.
Each child is like the others on the spectrum.
Every autistic child is an autistic savant.
Autistic children do not know how to show emotion, love, affection, be proactive, respond etc...
Autism is a disease, so it can be cured.
Autism is a disorder and not a neurological and physiological condition.
Vaccines cause it?
Any one intervention or treatment or therapy can bring about a magic overnight rapid radical miraculous cure.
Autistic numbers/population are/is not increasing.
Mainstreaming is the only solution.
Buckminster Fuller - geodesic dome, sustainability, resilience, design science...