Neurodiversity seeks to define and acknowledge the richness and complexity of human nature and of the human brain.
“The concept of neurodiversity provides a paradigm shift in how we think about mental functioning. Instead of regarding large portions of the American public as suffering from deficit, disease, or dysfunction in their mental processing, neurodiversity suggests that we instead speak about differences in cognitive functioning”
Dr. Thomas Armstrong
The social stigma associated with diagnosis of neurological differences such as Autism Spectrum Disorder and ADHD can result in: