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Mumsnet Talk: ‘Holidays used to be survival exercises – here, my son’s autism was accepted’

“My son Archie is 15, non-verbal, severely autistic and an adrenaline junkie speed freak. There’s nothing he likes more than surfing big waves tandem, or riding roller coasters – and anything he does needs to be fast. He likes horse riding, too, but hasn’t always got on that well with the better known disabled riding …

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Express, UK: How shamans, horses and global adventure gave an autistic boy his voice (June 2014)

ROWAN ISAACSON’s parents were told their son would never communicate – until a remarkable encounter proved the key to ending his silence. Today 12-year-old Rowan Isaacson is confident enough to present a film on his web channel of a trip searching for bears in Transylvania with his author and film-maker father Rupert.  That achievement is …

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