Sesame Street To Introduce Autistic Character

Sesame Street To Introduce Autistic Character
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

6 days ago

The production team behind Sesame Street says it's introducing a new autistic muppet to help people understand the condition.

'Julia' will show how she behaves in everyday scenarios.

Bosses carried out research with child psychologists to discover how to normalise autism for other children.

They've also released a video to give us an insight as to what Julia will look like and how she behaves: