National Autistic Society - Dealing with the ‘Rain Man’ Myth

Charity campaign for the National Autistic Society, to raise awareness and funds. Research confirmed that people do not understand how serious autism is, and therefore do not empathise easily with it.
Agency: Walsh Trott Chick SmithAuthor: Emily James

National Autistic Society – Dealing with the 'Rain Man' Myth

INTRODUCTION – MYTH AND REALITY

In 1987 eleven-year-old Stephen Wiltshire appeared on a BBC QED documentary called 'The Foolish Wise...