ADHD / ASC

menopause, adhd, autism and sleep

The Complex Trio: How ADHD, Autism, and Menopause Impact Sleep.

2nd June 2024

Menopause, ADHD, and autism can severely disrupt sleep, with hormonal changes, hyperarousal, and sensory sensitivities exacerbating the issue. Establishing sleep routines, optimising the sleep environment, managing menopausal symptoms, and addressing ADHD or autism-related needs can help. Personal recommendations include “This Works Sleep Plus Pillow Spray” and “Nu Mind Wellness Menopause Supplement.”

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ADHD, Autism and Transition

ADHD, Autism and Transition

7th April 2024

Transitions are challenging for individuals with ADHD and Autism Spectrum Condition as they affect executive functioning, disrupt routine, and provoke anxiety. ADHD-specific issues include hyperfocus, time management, and emotional regulation. In contrast, those with ASC might struggle with social cues and require additional processing time. Acknowledging these difficulties allows for better supportive strategies for transitions, big or small, in their daily lives.

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