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Digital storytelling - the parents' story

Autism: from diagnosis to development to independence and a career…
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Liam Robertson is 20 years old and has autism. His parents talk about Liam's passion for the theatre and the support they received to help Liam develop independence and obtain an NVQ2 in customer service. They also talk about the difficulties encountered in obtaining a diagnosis and their aspirations for his future.

I think any child who has autism, their parents should make use of all the services – it’s surprising just what’s out there, what’s available to various people.  But you have to actually go searching for it and take everything on, listen to people.

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