The new series features an authentic character with ASD, played by an actress on the spectrum.
Julia, a four-year-old muppet with autism, is helping children and society make big strides towards autism inclusion and acceptance.
CJ Jones shares his story of triumph and perseverance as a performer with a disability.
"We underestimate the power of role models. Just one great accurate representation can spark a thousand others."
The Creators of “This Close” Talk About Creating Opportunities for Deaf People in Front of and Behind The Camerawendy2019-02-22T07:11:48-07:00
The show's stars, writers and executive producers discuss creating opportunities for deaf talent on their series both on and off-screen.
"Many of us have embraced our disabilities."
Meet the reality star, business owner, designer, and advocate who's smashing barriers for people with Down Syndrome.
Executive produced by Marlee Matlin and the team behind "Born This Way," this A&E documentary special follows three predominantly deaf families as they raise their children in a hearing world.