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Life on the Spectrum

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Bridget L. | 10 years old
“Bridget is the pure heart of our family,” says Larry of his 10-year-old daughter.
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Brandon B. | 49 years old
“I don’t think he sees the world as a challenge and I don’t see him being challenged by society,” says Reese, Brandon's brother.
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Andrew D. | 28 years old
“The beauty of it, but also the difficulty,” he says, “is that it’s so broad, hence the name ‘autism spectrum.’”
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Owen M. | 24 years old
“There were negative times, I’m not going to lie,” says Susan. Despite those, she says, their son’s diagnosis made the family closer."
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If you've met one person with autism, you've met one person with autism.

- Dr. Stephen Shore