Episode 18 - Growing Up Autistic in France, with Anlor Davin

Episode of: Spectrumly Speaking

< Back to Spectrumly Speaking
Jul 31, 201727m
18
Episode 18 - Growing Up Autistic in France, with Anlor Davin
Jul 31 '1727m
Play Episode

In this episode, hosts Katherine Cody, Psy.D. and Becca Lory, CAS, BCCS welcome guest Anlor Davin, author of the book “Being Seen.” Anlor grew up in France while it was in the grip of oppressive and now discredited theories about autism. She was ultimately diagnosed on the spectrum at the age of 46 after moving to the United States. Anlor, Becca, and Kate discuss how autism acceptance has progressed in France, the challenges of advocating on an international scale, and the role Zen practices have played in Anlor’s life. For more about Anlor Davin, visit her site: www.anlordavin.com Also, take a look at her interview with Exploring Different Brains here: http://differentbrains.com/autistic-france-anlor-davin-exploring-different-brains-episode-20/ ----------------- Spectrumly Speaking is the podcast dedicated to women on the autism spectrum, produced by Different Brains®. Each week, join our hosts Becca Lory, CAS, BCCS (a Life Coach, Certified Autism Specialist, and Autism advocate that is herself on the spectrum) and Katherine Cody, Psy.D. (a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in people on the autism spectrum) as they discuss topics and news stories, share personal stories, and interview some of the most fascinating voices from the autism community. Follow Different Brains on social media: https://twitter.com/diffbrains https://www.facebook.com/different.brains/ http://differentbrains.com/category/spectrumlyspeaking/

0:00 / 0:00