Week In Neurodiversity – Bowling Away PTSD (7/30/16)

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neurodiversityThe Neurodiversity News Show, hosted by Mike Nickas.

In this episode, a girl with Asperger’s preaches a healthy lifestyle, a girl with Down syndrome video-bombs a news report, and have you heard about the barber in Brooklyn with Tourette’s?


Researchers teach teens with autism how to drive by using driving simulators – http://turnto10.com/features/health-landing-page/health-check-driving-with-autism

Army vet uses bowling to combat PTSD – http://abcnews4.com/news/local/army-veteran-uses-bowling-to-battle-ptsd

Girl with Down syndrome becomes a star after doing so during a lives news report goes viral – http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/girl-downs-syndrome-becomes-internet-8384851

New treatment called transcranial magnetic stimulation helps treat depression – http://www.click2houston.com/health/new-treatment-for-depression-shows-promise-for-patients

Man diagnosed with Tourette’s overcomes his struggles to become a barber – https://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20151124/greenpoint/video-how-brooklyn-barber-overcomes-his-tourettes-diagnosis

Virtual reality is being used to treat those suffering from PTSD. – http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/treating-ptsd-virtual-reality-therapy-heal-trauma/story?id=38742665


The Neurodiversity News Show | Hosted by Mike Nickas

Mike Nickas-Jean was born on November 11, 1994 in Plantation, FL, and currently resides in Oakland Park, FL.
He received his Bachelor of Arts in Film and Multimedia Studies at Florida Atlantic University in December of 2015, and is currently pursuing an education in the fields of neuropsychology and special education.


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