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Mindy Wendt prepares snacks for her three children and smiles at her oldest son, Matthew, 9, completing spelling homework on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 in Naples, Fla. 'This is the kid everyone should see,' Mindy said about Matthew's positive behavior. Meltdown's come easily to Matthew, who is diagnosed several mental illnesses. Assisted by her therapy sessions, Mindy tries to maximize structure in their home. As a result, Matthew's meltdowns have become less frequent. The weekly therapy sessions are possible through financial assistance provided through Health Under Guided Systems, H.U.G.S.

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Dania Maxwell/Staff Mindy Wendt prepares snacks for her three children and smiles at her oldest son, Matthew, 9, completing spelling homework on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 in Naples, Fla. "This is the kid everyone should see," Mindy said about Matthew's positive behavior. Meltdown's come easily to Matthew, who is diagnosed several mental illnesses. Assisted by her therapy sessions, Mindy tries to maximize structure in their home. As a result, Matthew's meltdowns have become less frequent. The weekly therapy sessions are possible through financial assistance provided through Health Under Guided Systems, H.U.G.S.

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