Wednesday, April 9, 2014

A Lesson in Autism

Last year, the Beckers celebrated Autism Awareness Month by decorating their home in blue lights.
They have known since he was in preschool that their son Sam has autism spectrum disorder.
“I’m like Dopey,” Sam’s mother, Molly Becker, said, remembering what her son once said while watching Snow White. “I’m happy and I’m quiet and I’m different.”
But it wasn’t until last year that Sam acknowledged and accepted his disorder.

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