Posts Tagged “autistic child”

Pit Bull Teaches an Autistic Boy to Hug and Kiss His Mother For the First time in Their Lives.

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Pit Bull Teaches an Autistic Boy to Hug and Kiss His Mother For the First time in Their Lives.

What could possibly be more horrible for a Mother than to never be able to embrace her son, show him affection, or a kiss on the cheek.  For Amanda Granados and her son Joey, this was their reality. Joey was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome, a disorder on the high-functioning end of the autism spectrum, at age seven…

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A Dog Changes the Life of an Autistic, Blind, and Epileptic Child

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A Dog Changes the Life of an Autistic, Blind, and Epileptic Child

  Tom Penders is the father of a teenager named Becky. She is autistic. She is also many other things. “She was born with a condition called Bilateral Anophthalmia (born without eyes and optic nerves),” he says. “At 5 she was diagnosed with autism and at 10 years she developed epilepsy. It is a long…

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