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My 7 year old just said his FIRST WORD and proved professionals wrong!:D

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CraigN24 Thu 24-Mar-16 22:16:27

Sorry I am single full time daddy and I need to share the news with someone! :D

My son is 7 years old and has Autism and global development delay, from day one I have always been told by " professionals" that he would never be able to talk and he will never say " daddy" or " I love you".

I was changing my little mans Nappy a Minute ago when suddenly I heard a little voice go " Dada" ... It was MY SON! :D :D ( I admit it I cried like a little baby!)

I am so so happy, so so proud and so excited for the future... I just want to shout it from the roof tops! :D

I knew one day he would prove everyone wrong and today he did!! :D

Owllady Thu 24-Mar-16 22:17:48

That's fantastic smile

LemonEmmaP Thu 24-Mar-16 22:18:53

That's so lovely grin no wonder you want to shout from the rooftops! Well done to your son.

lougle Thu 24-Mar-16 22:19:50

That's so special! You'll never get tired of hearing his voice. I hope that it's just the beginning of his vocal developmentstar

SandunesAndRainclouds Thu 24-Mar-16 22:19:52

Go little man, you show them!!

My DD with complex SENs keeps proving people wrong 😊 Hold this close to your heart and remember it forever.

MrsBungle Thu 24-Mar-16 22:19:57

Wow, well done your ds! How lovely his first word was your name 😊

Cuttheraisins Thu 24-Mar-16 22:20:10

Fantastic news!

Diamogs Thu 24-Mar-16 22:20:21

Well done Craig's DS

fakenamefornow Thu 24-Mar-16 22:20:22

Thread of the day!

Evabeaversprotege Thu 24-Mar-16 22:20:37

grin congratulations!

chickindude Thu 24-Mar-16 22:20:53

Lovely news.... The start of something smile

Chillyegg Thu 24-Mar-16 22:22:00

Fantastic news! Congratulations to your ds and you! flowers

Dazedandsleepdeprived Thu 24-Mar-16 22:22:07

That is fantastic news. Way to go little man! How lovely his first word was daddy. Shows how much you mean to him x

MilkTwoSugarsThanks Thu 24-Mar-16 22:23:23

I've just dried my eyes from the doggy thread and now I read this!


🏆 for your DS OP star

Ilikesweetpeas Thu 24-Mar-16 22:24:20

Great news! So happy for you

Twinklestar2 Thu 24-Mar-16 22:24:47

I just cried reading this. Well done to you and your little man star

Clarabumps Thu 24-Mar-16 22:25:38

Well done little dude! Fantastic news.

ifcatscouldtalk Thu 24-Mar-16 22:26:31

Even though he must have his own ways of communicating with you that must of felt absolutely amazing. CraigN24's son rocks! smile.

Whycantweallgetalong Thu 24-Mar-16 22:26:54

That's awesome news!

Dioskouri Thu 24-Mar-16 22:27:09

This is the loveliest thing I've read for a long time. Well done both of you. smile

ineedaholidaynow Thu 24-Mar-16 22:28:00

Fantastic news smile

Ooof35 Thu 24-Mar-16 22:28:22

Amazing smile

Ohb0llocks Thu 24-Mar-16 22:28:23

Awesome smile well done Craig's DS!

PresidentCJCregg Thu 24-Mar-16 22:29:12

Ahhh what a beautiful moment and a beautiful thread. star

slicedfinger Thu 24-Mar-16 22:30:21

Hurrah! Lots more to come in time smile

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