Sleeping Issues

  • Some of the following Items and suggestions have helped some people with Austism gain more sleep.  Any additional suggestions are encouraged  to compile a more extensive list for caretakers.  Your comments are Welcomed! 
  • Noise Reduction– This helps the kiddos who are easily distracted by noise.

    1. White Noise Machine -Marpac Dohm-DS Dual Speed Sound Conditioner by Marpac (This is the one we use.)* Click Here!  You can also read my post about our experience here!

    2. Household Fan *

     

  • Relaxation– These have been suggested for use in calming the child.

    1.Epson Salt Bath -for Info Click Here!

    2. Weighted Vest or Pressure Vest-  There are many different makers and prices vary widely.  You can get more info by clicking Here!

    3. Weighted Blanket- There are many different makers and prices vary widely.  The weight of the blanket would depend on the weight of the child.*  (This did keep Topper from flinging around in his sleep.)  For some info click Here!

    4. Calm Child-Herbal Supplement- Click Here! 

     

  • Vibration-
  • 1. Lulla-Vibe from Munchkin-Find Out more about this Here!

    Those marked with an *-asterik I have personally used.

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