Autistic children and sleep: an interview with Chris Hoyle

Chris Hoyle is Sleep Tight Trafford Coordinator at the Together Trust and has worked with autistic children and young people for over 30 years. Chris kindly agreed to an interview with Network Autism when she attended the National Autistic Society Professional Conference in 2019.

In this video, Chris outlines the sleep difficulties some autistic children and young people experience, and the impact on them and their family. She also discusses how the Together Trust supports families with sleep issues.

You can view the interview below.

Download a PDF transcript of this interview


Date added: 22 October 2019


Jenny Kavanagh

Fri, 15/11/2019 - 16:07

It would be very useful to have some concrete examples of the kinds of things that sleep plans include.