Comedian With Tourette’s Wows “America’s Got Talent” Judges!

The Week in Neurodiversity

The Neurodiversity News Show, hosted by the staff.

Today’s host: Adrienne Sassano!

(3 min 16 sec) In this episode, a comedian with Tourette’s goes viral with his routine on America’s Got Talent, parents experience a simulation of what it’s like to have dyslexia, a young woman from Utah tells why autism is her superpower, and more!

[00:11] To kick things off, Samuel J. Comroe is a comedian with Tourette’s whose routine on America’s Got Talent has got viral!

[00:40] Next up, new attention is being given to the emotional well being of those with traumatic brain injuries.

[01:14] Now, let’s look at how a new simulation is allowing parents of children with dyslexia to see what it’s like living with the condition.

[01:42] Next up, English TV personality Anne Hegerty opens up about her life with Asperger’s.

[02:14] And finally, a young woman from Utah explains why autism is her superpower.