STORIES: Silent Cry - autism in a family: yamaguchi_feature_008

After another long day of taking care of her children, Janet tries to get some rest in the early evening by lying in bed with her autistic daughter, Nikki, while her typical child, Alex, sits on the other bed eating Halloween candies.  Although just nine-years-old, Alex is often taking care of herself and helping out Janet in watching over her autistic triplet brother and sister.

After another long day of taking care of her children, Janet tries to get some rest in the early evening by lying in bed with her autistic daughter, Nikki, while her typical child, Alex, sits on the other bed eating Halloween candies. Although just nine-years-old, Alex is often taking care of herself and helping out Janet in watching over her autistic triplet brother and sister.