Asperger’s Syndrome interview

This is an audio interview between a seventh grader with Asperger’s Syndrome and his mother. At one point he asks, “Did I turn out to be the son you wanted when I was born?”

The interview was for the book Mom: A Celebration of Mothers.


5 Responses to “Asperger’s Syndrome interview”

  1. HappyMom says:

    What a sweet and wonderful Mom. I hope I am as sensitive and thoughtful to my child’s questions.

    August 9th, 2010 at 10:34 am

  2. Uta says:

    Thanks for sharing! Made me tear up and hopeful at the same time. I wish someday I can be as calm and thoughtful as this mom.

    August 9th, 2010 at 11:14 am

  3. observer says:

    this was great. thankyou for putting up such a wonderful peice

    August 10th, 2010 at 7:15 pm

  4. Rac says:

    I’m really moved by this clip. Parenting is never an easy task, what’s more with a special kid.

    August 13th, 2010 at 2:03 am

  5. Dianna says:

    Wonderful. I, too, had tears in my eyes as a I listened.

    August 18th, 2010 at 8:07 pm

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