Joseph Buckhalt, Ph.D

Joseph A. Buckhalt, Ph.D., is Wayne T. Smith Distinguished Professor and former director of the School Psychology Program at Auburn University. He and his colleague Mona El-Sheikh, Ph.D. conduct research on sleep, health, and development in children and adolescents.

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Are Elementary Age Children as Sleep Deprived as Teens?

June 15, 2018 Joseph Buckhalt, Ph.D

Pediatric Sleep Issues, Sleep

Recommendations for how much sleep children of different ages should get are based on a consensus of professional judgement.  Age groupings are essentially arbitrary, and for each age group, there is a range of hours, reflecting that ...

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