Children with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD) may have trouble sleeping. Experts theorize that as many as 40-80% of kids with autism experience sleep problems.
Studies have shown that autism predisposes autistic kids to sleep troubles. However, studies have recently elucidated the genetic component of the association between autistic spectrum disorders and sleep issues.
This video will elaborate on the findings of a recent study and highlight how children with autism can improve their sleep.