Christina Stearns and Alec enjoy a moment of affection. Dayna, the Stearn's five-year-old daughter, plays with a costume.

Alec has no concept of the danger of moving vehicles. Christina is constantly afraid that he will run into the street.

The day of a garage sale in benefit of Alec, Christina become overwhelmed with not being able to control Alec outside.

Alec's father, Bill, stands behind Alec in order to make sure he stays put for his therapy session. Bill stays at home with Alec to give him the attention that he requires.

Alec Stearns is a seven year old, with tons of energy, who loves hair—he also happens to be neurologically different. Alec was placed on the moderate end of the spectrum of autism when he was 2 years old.