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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.

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 ...

Why Our Special Needs Community Loves ‘Finding Nemo’
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June 15th, 2016 | (0)

One of the most classic animated film icons is the beloved Nemo from Pixar’s “Finding ...

Bitter Sweet Boston
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Autism blogger Shanell Mouland shares her decision-making process when it comes to bringing her daughter ...

Help Children Learn How to Self Advocate
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Too often, young people with disabilities have things done for them that their typical peers ...

The Miracle League: A Sensory Haven for Baseball
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In today’s blog, autism mom Jessica shares her son’s experience with the Miracle League, a ...