Highlights from “Understanding Autism” by Brendan Metz

Brendan Metz, whose brother was diagnosed with Autism, hopes to educate the Flint Hill audience.

Brendan Metz, whose brother was diagnosed with Autism, hopes to educate the Flint Hill audience.

“If you think about it, it’s only when we introduce others into the mix that we realize some people act differently than others”

“What Autism really is, is a big group of disorders. We call it a spectrum.

“As of very recently, we don’t classify Autism in terms of severity—we classify it in terms of the levels of support that person needs. And I think that’s awesome.

“A lot of people don’t consider the classic conflict between won’t versus can’t

“Consider, next time you see someone who’s a little off, consider ‘won’t versus can’t’

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