Some autistic and other neurodivergent people use systemizing to help understand complicated things, including social situations. #autchat
Systemizing can be described as detecting patterns and looking for underlying rules, to help understand things better. #autchat
Q1: Do you use systemizing? For what? If not, do you use other strategies to help understand complex things? #autchat
Q2: If you use systemizing, what benefits does it have? Where does it work best? #autchat
Q3: If you use systemizing, what are its drawbacks? For instance, where does it work poorly or not at all? What are its costs? #autchat
Q4: Do you use particular techniques to help systemize? (lists, notes, reviewing information before entering a situation, etc) #autchat
Questions for this #autchat were written by @theoriesofminds.