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Saturday, June 21, 2008

Sleep Problems in ASD children

One of the most common problem facing parents of ASD children is sleep problems (or lack of sleep) for the children.

ASD children sometimes have difficulties falling asleep or sometimes having just a short sleep and waking up in the middle of the night and staying awake til morning.

Check out these websites for some explanation and tips on how to help your child overcome sleep difficulties:

ACT-Now: Autism and Sleep

National Autistic Society UK : Sleep and Autism - helping your child