Rethinking the Meaning and Use of the Word “Autism”

In the course of working on my new book about listening to parents and children, I have had the pleasure of immersing myself in the writing of D.W.Winnicott, pediatrician turned psychoanalyst.  Winnicott’s professional life included both caring for countless young children and families as a pediatrician, and psychoanalytic practice, where his adult patients […]