Autistic son saying ‘I love you’ to his mom for the first time brings her to tears

In a heartwarming video that has captured the attention and hearts of millions on TikTok, Kaeli Compton (@kaelicompton) shares her emotional journey as a mother with an autistic son, who has never verbally reciprocated her expressions of love, until one extraordinary day.

The video shows Compton and her partner repeatedly telling their son that they love him, despite never receiving a response from him. But in a beautiful moment in the car, when Compton tells her son that she loves him, he finally responds with the words she has longed to hear, “Love you.”

The emotional video shows Compton breaking down in tears at the sight of her son finally expressing his love to her.

The video, which has garnered over 9 million views on TikTok, has resonated deeply with viewers, many of whom shared their own emotional experiences in the comments section.

The video has become a source of inspiration for parents of autistic children, who face unique challenges in raising their children, but also experience unique joys and triumphs.

The video serves as a powerful reminder that every child with autism is unique, with their own interests and enthusiasms, but with the appropriate support and understanding, they can thrive and find joy in life just like any other child.