Please Don’t Watch ATypical

Interesting blog post.

CrankyAutistic

Hello!

Recently, this video has been going around on Twitter and well lets say the autistic community is not too happy about that, and this post is going to explain why. The TV show follows an autistic male (white, cis, straight, etc.) who wants a sexual relationship with a girl. It was written by a woman, who isn’t autistic, with an autistic relative. I believe the actor playing the autistic male is also not autistic. It’s already not a good start.

atypicalAutistic Stereotypes 

Autistic stereotypes are spread throughout the media constantly, and are very harmful to autistic people. It can prevent autistic people who do not fit the stereotypes from being diagnosed and receiving the help they need, being believed by peers or family members, and even being abused, harassed or even killed for showing autistic behaviors in public.

Some examples of stereotypes can be:

  • A white male
  • Unable to…

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SavanFilms Video Update Blog #4

Hi Everyone! 🙂

Apologies for no video updates for quite a few weeks but here are the videos from 3rd April till the 29th April 2017:

 

Hope you all enjoyed watching the videos. Feel free to like and comment below.

Also feel free to follow the blog when I do post and subscribe to the channel too.

See you all soon!

From,

Sav

 

SavanFilms Video Update Blog #3

Hi Everyone! 🙂

Here are video updates from the 20th March till the 2nd April 2017:

There will be a vlog out this week. Next week there are 2 vlogs due to this weekend being VidCon EU in Amsterdam which I am attending! 😀

Feel free to like and comment below!

See you all soon!

From,

Sav

SavanFilms Video Update Blog #1

Hi Everyone! 🙂

To make up for the lack of blogs and stuff, I am going to try to post an update of what videos I have uploaded. I also have started an Autism Vlog Series called #AutismWithSav which is in this blog’s update! 😀

Here are the two videos from the 6th-12th March 2017:

Feel free to check out the channel too! Also feel free to comment and like below!

See you all soon!

From,

Sav

Opening up about my Autism & Dyslexia: SavanFilms

Hi Everyone! 🙂

On the 9th January 2017 I released a vlog opening up about my Autism and Dyslexia:

The feedback as of today (15th January 2017) have been very positive and overwhelming. I hope to do more Autism related vlogs more with the occasional Dyslexic vlog.

See you soon!

From,

Sav