TITLE

Nightmares and night terrors: How to handle them

AUTHOR(S)
Racicot, Anna
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Mothering;Jan-Mar97, Issue 82, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers advice on how parents can help their children deal with nightmares and night terrors. Four stages of sleep in humans; Distinction between nightmares and night terrors; Possible genetic and physical components to night terrors; Acknowledgment of the child's traumatic nightmares without proposing adult-appropriate solutions; Encouragement of children to draw the nightmare and the possible solution to the nightmare.
ACCESSION #
9701232670

 

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