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Welcome to the OAR Blog! This blog is an open forum for parents, educators, self-advocates, family members, and professionals to post and find information about autism. It is our hope that the stories, dialogue, and resources shared here may be an added source of support for autism families. If you are interested in contributing a post to the OAR Blog, please contact us at programs@researchautism.org.

Autism, Exams, and Anxiety
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August 24th, 2016 | (0)

Exams are stressful no matter your age or grade level. On top of the already-existing ...

Proud: An Understatement
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August 17th, 2016 | (0)

It is especially neat when a child spreads awareness about autism from their perspective. The ...

Can Speech Challenged Students Get an Appropriate Education?
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August 10th, 2016 | (0)

Because education is crucial in every child's development, there are many ideas on how to ...

He’s Just a Boy Who Can’t Say No
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August 3rd, 2016 | (0)

Learning to balance when to say “yes” and when to say “no” can be difficult ...

The Upside of Playing Pokemon Go as a Person on the Autism Spectrum
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July 27th, 2016 | (0)

Pokemon Go has become very popular within recent weeks with its nostalgic characters reappearing on ...

6 Things I Love About My Husband Being Autistic.
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July 20th, 2016 | (0)

While it is easy to focus on the relationships between children with autism and their ...

The Job Description of an #Autism Parent (Top 20 Requirements)
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July 13th, 2016 | Comments Off

Being a parent is a full-time job. Although each relationship between parent and child is ...

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Parenting brings about diverse emotions. Sometimes you feel overly joyful, sometimes sad, frustrated, proud. Chrissy, ...

7 Tips to Creating a Safe, Healthy Relationship with Water
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June 29th, 2016 | (0)

Summer is here and everyone is running to grab their towels, bathing suits, and sunscreen. ...

PB&J: The Secret to Being a Great Autism Dad
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June 22nd, 2016 | (0)

Fathers play an important role in any child’s life. We even have a whole day ...