Aaron has blossomed into a focused, assertive man whose success has far exceeded most peoples’ expectations, including his own. Aaron uses a combination of Sign Language, gestures and pictures to communicate his wants and needs. He has a devoted circle of support that includes support staff, his Uncle Randy, peers and long-time friends. His home is decorated to his taste—there are themes of Disney, Coca-Cola, and Red, White and Blue.
Aaron has a peer roommate and a live-in attendant that he is very happy with. How do we know he is happy? If he is not happy, he will buy U-haul boxes and leave them around the house. Aaron loves to travel to Disneyland, Marine World and other close destinations. He loves arts and crafts and has become quite a collector. He works with the support of a Behavior Management Program at a Balloon Weight business.
Aaron now has a different reputation. He is known as someone who holds people accountable and advocates for himself. He is known as a loyal friend. Aaron is known to throw a great BBQ. He is known for living fully. I think anyone would like to be known for these attributes!
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