Nathan Nathan cannot speak, has a rare auditory processing disorder and daily seizures. Despite these immense challenges, Nathan now lives weekdays in his own home with support. The communication system of picture symbols and schedules established at Giant Steps in his early years are now on his iPad and he participates in many community activities including swimming, skating and horse care. His family has worked very hard to maximize Nathan's independence and they attribute much of his success to the many foundation skills he learned at Giant Steps.