Here is what many families with Autistic children hear very often. In my case, this is what wakes me up at 5am every morning. I can only guess at what causes this but it goes on for an hour or more sometimes. When he is like this he is inconsolable. I have no idea how to help him when he is like this. He typically will not tolerate being touched at this point. I would think this is a result of over-stimulation or maybe anxiety. Hell, it could be both or none of them….. I know for sure that it breaks my heart and stresses me out….
Many people just have no idea what this is like. No mater how much you love your child a person can only take so much of this kind of noise….So here is about a 30 glimpse in just one of the issues I deal with on a daily basis. Imagine waking up out of a dead sleep to this…….