69. The Sleepless Child

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. William H. Moorcroft

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch69

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Moorcroft, W. H. (2005) The Sleepless Child, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch69

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. Northern Colorado Sleep Consultants, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • sleeplessness in children;
  • separation anxiety;
  • rumination


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Early Childhood

  • Later Childhood

  • Ineffective and Contraindicated Approaches

  • References

  • Additional Reading