David became a single father overnight after his wife died of cancer. Meanwhile his son Allen was diagnosed with special educational needs (SEN) and had trouble expressing his emotions. The loss and grief along with the special needs of his son made David felt like he was at rock bottom. With ChickenSoup’s holistic bereavement and SEN support, both David and Allen have now moved forward in life.
FIC#042: Story of David and his Family
When David’s wife passed away due to cancer, the entire family was left in a state of infinite sadness. Despite the experience was deeply painful, lonely, and consuming, the family has moved forward with it – learn more from David’s sharing!
Special thanks to Overlook Investments for enabling this family’s transformation.
Allen was diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome. An accomplished student with high-achieving results, his father refused to acknowledge his illness until now his symptoms got more serious. With ChickenSoup’s support, his social skills have improved and he can now better express emotions. Learn more about his story via his interview with Ming Pao.
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