April 13, 2017
Written by Tulika Prasad, creator of the blog, "Little Thoughtlets from the World of Autism" and contributor to the website, Autism Speaks
My son is autistic. He is also nonverbal.
He is without speech...
He lacks social skills,
But he does not lack emotions.
There is a difference.
When someone cannot talk, it's easy to assume that he has no feelings either. Not being able to express is not the same as not being able to sense.
My son has very often been a victim of this assumption.
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To finish reading the full story, visit the Autism Speaks website: http://bit.ly/2nxYoC9.
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