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Electric Currents And An 'Emotional Awakening' For One Man With Autism

April 21st, 2016

Episode 475 of 550 episodes

Switched On author John Elder Robison says the emotional empathy he gained after receiving transcranial magnetic stimulation was intense. "It's like I lost a protective shield," he says.

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