'...An original story...conveys the loneliness that a child on the autism spectrum often experiences, and the life-changing impact each of us can have when we reach out and embrace them.' Story and art by Peter H. Reynolds. Produced by FableVision for SAARC.
The incidence of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) has exploded in the past decade with the latest studies revealing that approximately 1 in 110 children are affected by an ASD...including 1 in 70 boys...Autism [has] the undesired ranking as the most prevalent childhood developmental disorder in the U.S.
There is no known cause, and worse yet, no cure.