Infant and toddler sleep issues are a very common cause of stress for families, which is why at Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley, we take children’s sleep problems very seriously. Our goal is to help address caregivers’ concerns, assess any potential sleep disorders, and provide the best treatment possible to ensure children maintain a healthy and developmentally appropriate sleep schedule.
According to the American Academy of Pediatricians, infant and toddler sleep issues can be an early indicator of autism or other sensory disorder needs. Common children’s sleep problems include:
If you’re unsure whether your child has a sleep problem, you can view the recommended sleep guidelines for infants and toddlers below:
At Easterseals, we believe children benefit from the knowledge of our entire team. Our therapists collaborate and consult with all professionals involved in the child's care, in order to achieve the optimal outcome from their individualized plan and provide carryover and consistency across all environments.
Contact our Intake Coordinator at 630.261.6216 to ask questions or schedule an appointment to assess potential infant and toddler sleep issues.
Our team can conduct a thorough sleep assessment to identify any behavioral or medical concerns that require intervention. We also ensure parents and caregivers receive knowledge about infant and toddler sleep needs, tools to help track sleep patterns, and an individualized bedtime routine to help children sleep well.
Some parents may already have a diagnosis for a specific condition and may be wondering if their child has an infant or toddler sleep disorder. Children with conditions that may benefit from a sleep assessment include, but are not limited to:
To learn more about treatment and therapy options, please visit the link for each condition.