Sesame Street Introduces Muppet On Autism Spectrum

When I heard that the children’s television show Sesame Street would be introducing a character on the Autism Spectrum, you could say I was skeptical. However, the new Muppet, named “Julia,” turned out to be a wonderfully sympathetic portrayal of an autistic child, and a telling sign that after 40+ years, Sesame Street still has the magic touch. Sesame …