- Jun 10, 2005--- In email@example.com, "janahooks" <janahooks@y...>
> ... but then again, I'm also not sure that
> > he doesn't suffer from Asperger's Syndrome. The latter would
> > a lot, and while there would certainly be no need for him to be
> > embarrassed by such a condition, I'm not sure how anyone here
> > be of help to him. At some level, it may be possible to present
> > of the material in such a way as to convey (in fairly concrete
> > some of the subtle nuances that are being missed. At the same
> > though, if this subject is nothing more than a fixation for him,
> > we may as well be discussing train schedules or dinosaurs.
> In one of your posts, you bulleted a couple of items that you were
> comparing. Visual organization might help, and Gich, I am not
> patronizing. I am a visual learner swimming in an endless sea ofHey Jana.
> Times New Roman and no pictures. :( Gerry, I've had three students
> with Asperger's, and I feel like I ask them more questions about
> their fixation than they ask me. ;) My theory is that Gich is
> writing a movie script, with a role based on pmcv. Heh.
I have Zero experience in this area, so thanks for any insights you
can offer. The site I was looking at earlier simply mentioned a
series of steps that help to delineate, in a demonstrably concrete
fashion, whatever emotional subtleties may be lost on someone who has
difficulty reading between the lines. I'll have to find the site
again, but right now, I had stayed up last night to adjust to a new
sleep schedule so I can accommodate two new jobs. I was just about
to turn in when I saw your post.
The problem with this material, as Nick pointed out, there is only so
much that a person can show another. It's not quite like one of
those graphic posters where you can tell a person how to squint just
right and where to focus so that he can see the picture in the
At this point though, I would be happy if he would see that . . .
"accidental" does NOT equal "purposeful."
I'm a conceptual-minded person myself, regardless of how much I may
appear to be a stickler for details here and there. No matter how
much I try to look at this from either perspective though, I just
can't see how someone makes that leap from Error to Divine Plan.
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