The Social Model of Disability

How this aligns with the neurodiversity paradigm

Jillian Enright
neurodiversified
Published in
7 min readDec 24, 2021

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My philosophy aligns with the social model of disability, and with the neurodiversity paradigm.

These philosophies are in stark contrast to the pathologization of divergent brains and bodies.

Where the pathology paradigm asks questions such as “what is wrong with the…

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Jillian Enright
neurodiversified

She/they. Neurodivergent, 20+ yrs SW & Psych. experience. I write about mental health, neurodiversity, education, and parenting. Founder of Neurodiversity MB.