Date Presented 4/19/2018
Sleep disturbances in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and sensory overresponsivity are a challenging issue to address. This study provides some support for the use of weighted blankets to assist children with ASD to calm, organize, fall asleep, and remain asleep.
Primary Author and Speaker: Bryan Gee
Additional Authors and Speakers: Garett Romriell, Spencer Vandenburg, and Kimberly Lloyd
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