Parenting, Mental Health

The Remarkable Way My Autistic Son Calms Down

He uses pillows and blankets from home for DIY deep pressure therapy

Graphic created by the author with images purchased from Ulkar

Deep Pressure Stimulation (DPS) is firm but gentle squeezing, hugs, or holding that relaxes the nervous system. This pressure can be applied with the hands, special massage tools, or products that your child…

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Toni Tails

Toni Tails

CEO of ToniTails.com | Published Author & Illustrator| Body Positive Graphic Artist | Autism Mama | Survivor of Child Sex Abuse | PTSD ADHD Queer Babe | she/her