We should all be lucky enough to have a dad like Lou -- passionately involved and absolutely unwavering in his commitment to his autistic daughter Bianca. Lou created this heartwrenching video to raise awareness, call for compassion, and demand better funding for autism.
With horses and iPads, autistic children learn to communicate
He is free to be himself the way I wasn't until my 30s, and if it weren't for him, I may never have been given the gift of diagnosis. Allowing him to be himself -- free, proud, and authentically autistic -- is the best gift I can give him in return.