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The Word: Neurotypical

I have seen a lot of misconceptions about what the word neurotypical (NT) means, so I thought I would take some time to explain what NT means by giving examples of what it doesn’t mean.
The first misconception is that neurotypical means not autistic. Nick Walker addresses this misconception:
Neurotypical is the opposite of neurodivergent,