ABC Nightline: ‘Life, Animated’ Parents Describe How Movies Helped Son with Autism

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June 30, 2016
'Life Animated' is the story of two parents who thought they had lost their child to autism. They got him out of his shell of silence with the magic of movies – Disney movies.

Nightline Story‘Life Animated’ is a documentary on how one family used Disney movie dialogue to connect with their son who has autism. Dr. Rebecca Landa, Director of Center for Autism and Related Disorders, speaks about autism interventions.

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