Video: Non-verbal autistic boy says his family’s names for the first time

by Peter Heck · Sep 29th, 2020 11:03 am

Last Updated Sep 30th, 2020 at 7:17 pm

A heartwarming video published by the group "Uplift" has surfaced online and quickly gone viral via social media. The video shows a young boy with non-verbal autism beginning to speak.

Prompted by his mother, 5-year-old Micah repeats the name of his siblings and other family members, eliciting their cheers and his own ecstatic celebrations.

According to the video, Micah also spoke his own name for the first time.


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