Entry Num: 3

Agencies: Harrisburg Chapter of the Autism Society of America

Media: Video

Summary: This video is about understanding Autism and to point out some behaviors that someone with Autism might have. Five teenage boys and their families present their stories. Although each of the boys have Autism, each of them have different needs. Dustin, is very talkative and likes to ask questions. Michael, lives in a group home because his parents didn't know how to help Michael anymore. Geoffrey, is a loving person and wants to please everyone, but sometimes it is hard to get through to him. And Robbie looks like a typical 18 year old, but people don't understand his lack of eye contact and lack of social skills.

Keywords: Awareness,Behavior,Autism