After diagnosing him with autism when he was a toddler, doctors told Michael Whary’s parents that he would likely never drive a car or even ride a bike, but this high-achieving teen has proven them all wrong.
He plays piano, joined the marching band as a trumpet-player, competes with the track team and takes advanced classes in the Honor Society.
In making the video over a nine-month period, the 16-year-old from Elyria, Ohio focused on giving parents hope. The video delivers the message loud and clear: Your kids will be happy, they will have friends, and they will be able to work — even succeed at the highest levels of society — and contribute to the community.
(WATCH his video below or READ the story at Yahoo News)