UNC SOM professor consults with Sesame Street to create character with autism

Listen to Laura Klinger, PhD, on WUNC's The State of Things discussing the creation of a new Sesame Street character Julia, who is depicted as having autism. Klinger, director of the UNC TEACCH Autism Program, was an expert consultant in the creation of the character.

Laura Klinger, PhD, director of the UNC TEACCH Autism Program and associate professor of psychiatry in the UNC School of Medicine, was featured on WUNC's The State of Things, discussing autism and her role in helping create a character with autism. 

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