Quoting *J*:" Have you tried melatonin?"no I haven't
Quoting Jenifer Casto:" Have ou brought this up to his pediatrician or a behavioral therapist? Idk why he'd be doing that but they might have some insight. I'm sorry that sounds rough on all of you."
Quoting bob wehadababyitsaboy:" My son doesn't have autism but he does have a few developmental problems and he wakes up a couple times ... [snip!] ... murder and he will not be comforted unless he has his sippy cup of milk so thats what we've been doing maybe you can try that."
Quoting DumpstEr DiveR:" Sounds like Night Terrors - I was reading up on this a few days ago - they say a good trick is after ... [snip!] ... pattern which could prevent another episode that night -they say night terrors typical happen within the first hour of sleep - "
Quoting PA Mom:" My son is 5 and has autism. He's had sleeping problems since birth. He was on melatonin for a bit, but ... [snip!] ... them tomorrow. They may even call a medication in or give you tips over the phone to help before you can get into see them. "