How a T-shirt is helping my nonverbal son to communicate

August 8, 2019

Washington Post (August 8)

How a T-shirt is helping my nonverbal son to communicate

The first time I dressed Charlie in his new shirt, he was getting ready to attend his special needs summer camp. I was telling him what they would do and which friends he would see, because he likes me to talk him through the story of his day before it starts. As I pulled on his shirt and described the trip they would take to the pool, he looked down and pointed to the emoji with the sunglasses, the one that said “awesome” under it.



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