It’s time to start submitting your stims and getting the conversation rolling! The idea of this blog is to explore how stimming is experienced by autistic people, and to build a database of behaviour types. What are your stims? How do they feel? What parameters of the stim are the most relaxing? What music is best for stimming?

I want to hear how happy you all become when you do your favourite stims. I want to see diagrams of what kind of movements have the biggest effect. I want to see pictures of what you imagine when you stim. I ask not just what stims you have, but how you conceptualise stimming as a sensory experience.

I’m interested in what triggers them as well (add warnings if they’re traumatic). One of my major triggers is actually reading about stimming, so this will be an interesting blog to run!

The blog is currently run by Alyssa.

 

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    For a concerned Tumblr friend, and anyone else actually.
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    I think you’re right. When people have pathologized any group of people. When they identify traits in them, they’re made...
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    No, they aren’t. One of our mods is neurodivergent but not Autistic, if I recall. They’re just more pathologized. And...
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    THIS. EVERY SINGLE LAST WORD OF THIS.
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