Never give up on unlocking our children's potential.
12 yrs ago when I started as an Autism Support Worker, I was given a child to work with whose Clinical Supervisor and parents informed me that he will never speak, according to the doctor at the time of diagnosis. I tried so hard to enter his world and invite him into mine, but he seemed to not be aware of me. The only thing that interested him was playing with and looking at lions. He even repetitively said the word 'lion'. I thought to myself, how does this make sense? How