Theory of Own Mind, interoception and managing your own emotions

Very frequently, effort is focused on teaching autistic and other neurodivergent people to figure out what other people are thinking and feeling. For instance, we show them pictures of faces and ask them to identify how someone feels. Training their Theory of Mind may have a certain benefit, but shouldn’t we rather start helping them to understand their own mental and … Continue reading Theory of Own Mind, interoception and managing your own emotions