How a Theatre Tool Can Unmask Autism

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Professor Parasuram Ramamoorthi uses a drama technique to engage children with autism in India. "I was working with a child and his mother, using a theatre mask. Suddenly, the mother started crying. I went up to her and asked what happened. "My son is 8 years old and all these years he had never looked at my face. Today, he looked at me."

Drama brought the child and mother together. They bonded.

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