Meet Michael, an actor and autism dad living with his family in sunny Los Angeles. He sits down and opens up about his experience as a father of an autistic teenager: what he felt like when they got the diagnosis, what acceptance means to him and the joy of playing music with his son. Michael talks about his relationship with his son’s mother and how his friends have helped him connect with his son. You can see the love he has for his son and feel the pride that he carries as a father. Check out his video confession and let us know what you think!
“My son is who he is because he’s autistic. The way he thinks, the way he sees the world. I wouldn’t change that for anything.”Michael Broderick, Autism Dad since 2002
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