NBA’s Kevin Love On Battling Anxiety

The Week in Neurodiversity

The Neurodiversity News Show, hosted by the staff.

Today’s host: Reuben Friedlander!

(3 min 36 sec) In this episode, a man with Down syndrome retires from Wendy’s after 20 yrs. of working, a family looks to raise awareness fro apraxia, NBA star Kevin Love discusses his battle with anxiety, and more!

[00:10] To kick things off, NBA star Kevin Love discusses his battle with anxiety.

[00:44] Next up, let’s meet Christopher Riveiro, an 11-year-old boy on the autism spectrum with a special talent.

[01:21] Over in Ohio, a man with Down syndrome is retiring from his job at Wendy’s after 20 years.

[01:56] In Texas, where a family is looking to raise awareness for apraxia after the diagnosis of their son.

[02:26] Finally, let’s take a look at a viral video of a boy with Down syndrome wowing a crowd by joining a street performer on the microphone.


Image of Kevin Love by Keith Allison from Hanover, MD, USA – Kevin Love, CC BY-SA 2.0,