Autism http://redriverradio.org en Independent Minds: Temple Grandin http://redriverradio.org/post/independent-minds-temple-grandin <div><strong>Airs Sunday, April 20 at 6 p.m. &nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Unable to speak until age four and diagnosed autistic in the </span>1950s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Temple </span>Grandin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> went on to defy expectations, becoming a&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">renowned author, activist and expert in humane livestock design. &nbsp;Honing her ability to see and think differently, this self-</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">described “anthropologist on Mars” has brought enlightenment to her field and a new understanding of autism to the world.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">David </span>D’Arcy<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> hosts this journey into a truly Independent Mind.</span></div><p> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:00:00 +0000 42851 at http://redriverradio.org Independent Minds: Temple Grandin Autism Grows Up http://redriverradio.org/post/autism-grows <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Sunday, April 14 at 6 p.m&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In the </span>1990s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> autism rates around the US began to rise. Each year since then thousands of children have been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders. Sun, 14 Apr 2013 23:00:00 +0000 25984 at http://redriverradio.org Autism Grows Up