Here are some stimmySelf-stimulatory behavior, also known as stimming and self-stimulation, is the repetition of physical movements, sounds, or words, or the repetitive movement of objects Stimming - Wikipedia Autistic adults highlighted the importance of stimming as... More things we enjoy, most of them made by StimpunksStimpunk combines “stimming” + “punk” to evoke open and proud stimming, resistance to neurotypicalization, and the DIY culture of punk, disabled, and neurodivergent communities. Instead of hiding our stims, we... More. Mix them together however you like.
- 💃 Stim Dancing and Bodily Survival Knowledge
- ✈️ Fractal Foam for Airports
- 🐦 Ambient Bird Calls
- 🌊 Ocean Waves
- 🕳🌎 Perspective Curling
- Molten Lattice
- 💆♀️🐈 Breath Nurby Percussive Purr Massage
- 🔔 Bellflower: Flaws to the Front, Bounce and Strut
- 🫁 My Ty She
- 🌌 The Universe Is Given Forth Folded and Unfolded
- 👋🧷 Our Stims
💃 Stim Dancing and Bodily Survival Knowledge
I'm dancing on my own (dancing on my own) I make the moves up as I go (moves up as I go) And that's what they don't know, mmm-mmm That's what they don't know, mmm-mmm But I keep cruising Can't stop, won't stop grooving It's like I got this music In my mind Saying, "It's gonna be alright." Baby, I'm just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake I shake it off, I shake it off --Shake It Off
Let’s get unapologetically, autistically wild.
Monkey Mind It's just my monkey mind Monkey Mind It's just my I take him out, and then I sit him down I look him in the eye, and say no more monkeying around Now you look-y here, you gonna leave me alone Cause there's no room here for a little monkey in my home Monkey Mind It's just my monkey mind Monkey Mind It's just my That monkey mind, he likes to eat himself alive Think he's done, and then he takes another bite Now see, I gotta learn to be kind To my monkey mind, cause he'll be with me till I die Monkey Mind It's just my monkey mind Monkey Mind It's just my Monkey Mind by The Bobby Lees
Let’s bolster against stress and pass survival knowledge down.
…flamenco is in itself a ballistic activity with its own built-in reward system that can then bolster the brain against traumaticIn expanding our definitions of trauma, we must make sure we see trauma as a structural issue, not just an individual one. Scholars now recognize what people from marginalized communities... More stress.
…not only can traumatic knowledge be passed down, so can bodily survival knowledge-knowledge about how to survive the debilitating effects and symptoms of PTSDIn expanding our definitions of trauma, we must make sure we see trauma as a structural issue, not just an individual one. Scholars now recognize what people from marginalized communities... More.
If your “threat to life” responses are being re-associated on a regular basis with flamenco responses, slowly, like polishing stone, flamenco has the potential to be an asset for people who are working through PTSD.Because We Have To: Flamenco as Survival Strategy against Detrimental Effects of Post- Traumatic Stress Disorder
Thrive Crawling up the spine Feel each vertebrae Trailing up the stems Blooming when I say Thrive
Stimming is beautiful.
✈️ Fractal Foam for Airports
Listen to this:
And watch this:
🐦 Ambient Bird Calls
Great Horned Owl
Ambient Bird Calls by StimpunkStimpunk combines “stimming” + “punk” to evoke open and proud stimming, resistance to neurotypicalization, and the DIY culture of punk, disabled, and neurodivergent communities. Instead of hiding our stims, we... More AJ
🌊 Ocean Waves
PlayThere is nothing more human than play. Humans were designed to learn in play. In fact, nearly all mammals evolved this way.Play's Power At our learning space, we provide learners fresh... More Ocean Waves
🕳🌎 Perspective Curling
💆♀️🐈 Breath Nurby Percussive Purr Massage
This pairs well with a neckband speaker or subwoofer.
🔔 Bellflower: Flaws to the Front, Bounce and Strut
🫁 My Ty She
I like what that song does with my breathing. I feel like part of the song, a consenting instrument both playingThere is nothing more human than play. Humans were designed to learn in play. In fact, nearly all mammals evolved this way.Play's Power At our learning space, we provide learners fresh... More and being played.Ryan
Yes! The careThe activities that constitute care are crucial for human life. We defined care in this way: Care is "a species activity that includes everything that we do to maintain, continue,... More and beauty of the song felt like a metronome or beauty-beacon. I felt it too in my mind’s eye, a calling to open myself wider, but calling with beauty as if to say ‘it’s safe to be beautiful.’AJ
🌌 The Universe Is Given Forth Folded and Unfolded
👋🧷 Our Stims
- Picking my scalp
- Pulling my hair
- Pacing back and forth and in circles (when I could walk)
- Wheelchair pacing
- Wheelchair stim dancing
- Music, music, music
I love scratching my head. Love, love, love. The feel from both head and hand is satisfying, comforting, and necessary. Life is more bearable with the pressure of fingernail on scalp. Life is better when I can scratch, pick, peel, and pull.The Self-injurious Stims that I Love
Slouchy beanies with an open pattern are my go to for sensory regulation because they allow me to scratch and pick my scalp without taking the beanie off. I can go through the holes, or I can get my hand up under the hat since it’s slouchy.
Here are my two of my favorite stimming and coping playlists.
Further readingThere are three types of reading: eye reading, ear reading, and finger reading.The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan: A Blueprint for Renewing Your Child's Confidence and Love of Learning Most schools and... More,