Patrick Dwyer

Patrick Dwyer
Pronouns: he/him/his
Patrick Dwyer is an autistic graduate student in the psychology department at UC Davis with a broad interest in helping to ensure that autistic and neurodivergent people can lead fulfilling lives. He plans to use eye-tracking and electrophysiology to explore the heterogeneity of the autism spectrum and different phenotypes of autism, and is particularly interested in studying sensory processing and sensory sensitivities in autism. He has also facilitated peer-support groups for other autistic college students. You can find more of Patrick‚Äôs writing on his blog at autisticscholar.com. (Taken with permission from Stairway to STEM. Also, check out Patrick’s article on Problem-Focused Coping: Autism and Preparing for Graduate School in Research Fields)

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