Aubrey Miles and Troy Montero referred to as for awareness on Autism Spectrum Dysfunction (ASD), revealing that their youngest daughter Rocket had been identified with the mentioned situation.
By their respective Instagram pages yesterday, April 26, the couple spoke about how they determined to not instantly share their daughter’s situation to the general public as they have been nonetheless educating themselves about ASD.
“Autism awareness for Rocket. Yes, our Rocket has ASD, Autism spectrum disorder,” they mentioned. “At first we were confused, and questioned ourselves, how and why. We searched around [for] an ASD specialist before anything else.”
Miles and Montero gave an account of the signs Rocket has been experiencing, which embody delayed speech, problem in speaking, repetitive actions and flapping palms to handle feelings. The couple then identified that autism may be completely different for each particular person.
“Some people might think someone with autism acts crazy, has mental problems, physical issues and other stuff. Yes, it’s mental but not a problem, yes can be physical but it’s not an issue and definitely not crazy,” they said.
The couple additionally inspired different dad and mom who’re in the identical scenario to teach themselves, search assist from professionals and discover assist teams with which they’ll share their experiences.
“It’s possible for first time parents to think it’s the worst thing that can happen to their baby. It’s surely can be scary and who knows what the future holds but definitely not the worst,” they mentioned. “We’re still in the process of learning. It’s going to be a long ride.”
Miles and Montero then shared that Rocket is present process speech remedy and occupational remedy for her situation.
Fellow celebrities Mariel Padilla and Cristalle Bello despatched encouraging messages to the couple and wished Rocket effectively by way of the feedback part.
“With proper management [and] treatment it will get easier for Rocket. She is lucky because she has parents like you guys. I know she will be alright,” Padilla mentioned.
“Hugs to you guys! She is an Angel and she is perfect no matter what,” Belo commented.
Miles and Montero, who lately bought engaged after 18 years of being a pair, have two youngsters collectively, specifically Hunter and Rocket. Miles’ son with former actor JP Obligacion, Maurie, additionally lives with them. /ra
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