The French documentary Le Mur (The Wall) shows that many psychoanalysts in France shun biological explanations for autism.
Exploring the intersection of autism and the arts.
Research on the immune system’s link to autism and other psychiatric disorders is rich and varied — from massive epidemiological studies of twins and pregnant women, to the screening of immune molecules in amniotic fluid and postmortem studies of brain inflammation. In his new book, Paul Patterson lays out this complicated work clearly and concisely, with little editorializing.
Itʼs not often that movies, books and plays represent science accurately, or with a true and empathetic understanding of its complexity.