Writing and Motor Skills
Actors & Entertainers:
Jill Pages, Trapeze Artist
Artists, Designers, & Architects:
Jørn Utzon (architect, designed Sydney Opera house)
Muhammad Ali, World Heavyweight Champion Boxer
, Olympic Swimmer
, Olympic Decathlon Gold Medalist
, World Wrestling Champion.
, Olympic Gold Medalist (rowing).
, Baseball Pitcher for the Texas Rangers.
, race car driver.
Entrepreneurs & Business Leaders:
Founder of Virgin Enterprises
CEO of Cisco Systems
, Co-Founder, Hewlett-Packard
, Telecommunications Visionary.
, founder of Kinko's.
Ted Turner, President, Turner Broadcasting Systems
, Emmy-winning filmmaker
Søren Kragh Jacobsen (Danish film director)
Trouble with writing or copying; pencil grip is unusual; handwriting varies or is illegible.
Clumsy, uncoordinated, poor at ball or team sports; difficulties with fine and/or gross motor skills and tasks; prone to motion-sickness.
Can be ambidextrous, and often confuses left/right, over/under.
Math and Time Management
Has difficulty telling time, managing time, learning sequenced information or tasks, or being on time.
Computing math shows dependence on finger counting and other tricks; knows answers, but can't do it on paper.
Can count, but has difficulty counting objects and dealing with money.
Can do arithmetic, but fails word problems; cannot grasp algebra or higher math.
Memory and Cognition
Excellent long-term memory for experiences, locations, and faces.
Poor memory for sequences, facts and information that has not been experienced.
Thinks primarily with images and feeling, not sounds or words (little internal dialogue).
Behavior, Health, Development and Personality
Extremely disorderly or compulsively orderly.
Can be class clown, trouble-maker, or too quiet.
Had unusually early or late developmental stages (talking, crawling, walking, tying shoes).
Prone to ear infections; sensitive to foods, additives, and chemical products.
Can be an extra deep or light sleeper; bedwetting beyond appropriate age.
Unusually high or low tolerance for pain.
Strong sense of justice; emotionally sensitive; strives for perfection.
Mistakes and symptoms increase dramatically with confusion, time pressure, emotional stress, or poor health.