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Special Topics - Sleep

WEBSITES


Babies sleep Raising Children (Australia) Network [2016]

Information on a range of topics about babies and sleep, including understanding sleep and solving sleep problems.



Night terrors - sleep terrors Children, Youth and Women's Health Service. Government of South Australia [2016]

Information on night terrors, what causes them and what to do about them.



Nightmares Children, Youth and Women's Health Service. Government of South Australia [2016]

Information on nightmares, what causes them and what to do about them.



Resources for special needs : a resource guide and ideas for therapists, teachers, parents and carers working with people with special needs. Autism World Magazine 2015.

This handbook is full of hundreds of live links to products, information and websites. Contents include: include sensory and therapy products; vehicle and car seat safety; social stories (apps, books & software); Toileting; useful websites; assistance dogs; sexuality, continence and sleep; autism training, workshops & seminars; behaviour; visual communication aids & resources; safety, tracking devices, toy & resources libraries; resource facebook groups and more. It is available in the following formats: For PDF version download at dropbox - http://bit.ly/1hP0g2d and save to your device. To view online - http://bit.ly/1JmZFyY. Free download on the iTunes store http://bit.ly/AutismWorldApp. Free download also on Androids: http://bit.ly/1kuQAp6



Sleep Health Direct Australia [2016]

Discusses sleep and why it is important, common sleep problems, and health issues linked to lack of sleep.



Sleep in early childhood Children, Youth and Women's Health Service. Government of South Australia [2016]

Includes facts about sleep, safe sleeping, sleep at different ages, as well as links to other topics related to sleep.



Sleep problems in children with Down syndrome : a summary report Down Syndrome Educational Trust [2015]

This article describes the importance of sleep problems both for the child and other family members, outlines the wide range of sleep problems, and details comparative statistics.