I wrote a piece recently about Grey's Anatomy portrayal of an Autistic character but now I wanted to share a headcanon I have about another character on the show: Cristina Yang.
Days like this make more sense now.
Weird thing happening right now: I am simultaneously very happy and excited and very depressed.
Executive function (EF) is a broad term that refers to the cognitive processes that help us regulate, control and manage our thoughts and actions.
So me and my other half are rewatching Grey's Anatomy, and we've reached the point in season five where Dr Dixon, an autistic surgeon, makes an appearance...
An episode-by-episode review of Netflix's new show, Atypical.
So Netflix has a new show, which the main protagonist having Autism. I thought I'd do a review with it as I watched it. I've got high hopes for the show, as it's going to be a fine line between "laughing at the situations autism creates" and "laughing at the autistic person". The problem being, there aren't many (any?) autistic role models in pop culture.