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Klemente C.
Although he has limited speech, I promise you if you speak to him, he WILL make you smile or laugh.
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Tania G., 30 años, y Valeria G., 3 años
Para ser completamente sincera, mi diagnóstico fue un alivio y lo consideré la pieza que faltaba en mi vida. Por fin entiendo quién soy, y me siento orgullosa de ello
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Cidmarie V., siguiendo una vocación de toda la vida para apoyar a los estudiantes con autismo y otras discapacidades
Debemos entender que el mundo está lleno de gente de todas las clases sociales, con diferentes capacidades y diferentes etnias por una razón, y es para que podamos aprender unos de otros.
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Juan D., a proud father inspired by his son's ambition
"...autism is not a one-size situation. This affects everyone regardless of status, race, and political party..."
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