Category: Tips

6 Quick Helpful Tips for an Autism Child’s Successful Visit to Barbershop

I recently took my boys to get haircuts at the barbershop for the first time (Read: Our Trip to the Local Barbershop for a Haircut). Since everything was a such a success, I wanted to share the tips I used

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12 Resourceful Back-To-School Tips

Transitioning back to school can be highly stressful for students, parents, and teachers alike but it doesn’t have to be. Below are a resourceful collection of tips, whether school has already started or if it hasn’t, to make sure things

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Tips on Autism Safety and Law Enforcement

Recently in the news, a therapist, Charles Kinsey, was shot by the police while trying to aid a young man with autism. This brings up many different important discussion topics which got us at Our Stars Inc. thinking about safety between law

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Self Injurious Behaviors (S.I.Bs.)

When self-injurious behavior starts I usually wrap C.J. in a blanket. As he got bigger I will give him deep pressure, for example a bear hug. I also try to not say anything during S.I.Bs, because I noticed the more

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Disney Side Celebration!

  This weekend I showed my Disney Side by throwing my youngest boys a Mickey Mouse and friends birthday celebration. A few of my 4 yr. old’s friends joined us for some Disney fun. Everyone had a blast. We played

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