stimming

"My daughter with autism keeps flapping her arms. How do I make her stop?" My daughter with autism keeps flapping her arms
It aims to destigmatize a behavior that gets one little girl "a lot of curious looks."
When Emma showed interest in the mermaid, I had high hopes for Mirabelle's return. Only, it turns out, Emma's mermaid did not hold the same sort of feelings as Mirabelle had for me.