Uniquely Human

Uniquely Human by Barry Prizant

“A must-read for anyone touched by autism… Dr. Prizant’s Uniquely Human is a crucial step in promoting better understanding and a more humane approach” (Associated Press). Instead of classifying “autistic” behaviors as signs of pathology, Dr. Prizant sees them as part of a range of strategies to cope with a world that feels chaotic and overwhelming. Rather than curb these behaviors, it’s better to enhance abilities, build on strengths, and offer supports that will lead to more desirable behavior and a better quality of life.

What is the 5MM Bookclub?

Welcome to the very first Five Moore Minute Bookclub! Because we are stuck at home in social isolation right now, this bookclub is a way we can stay connected and stay learning. Join us at 9 am (PST) on Instagram Live Monday through Saturday, for our daily book chat (and occasional rant)!

How do I Join the 5MM Book Club?

1. Follow 5MM on Instagram (@fivemooreminutes)

2. Get a copy of the book, any format works! To order the book, check out The 5MM bookshelf

3. Tune in at 9 am (PST) Mon-Sat for the Instagram Live chat

4. If you can’t make the LIVE book chat, all episodes are archived on The Five Moore Minutes YouTube channel

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