Authors

AGATA MALTESE1*, BEATRICE GALLAI2*, ROSA MAROTTA3*, FRANCESCO LAVANO3, SERENA MARIANNA LAVANO3, GABRIELE TRIPI4,5, PALMIRA ROMANO6, LUCREZIA D’ORO6, MARGHERITA SALERNO7

Departments

1Department of Psychological, Pedagogical and Educational Sciences, University of Palermo, Italy - 2Department of Surgical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy - 3Department of Medical and Surgery Sciences, University “Magna Graecia”, Catanzaro, Italy - 4Department PROSAMI, University of Palermo, Italy - 5Childhood Psychiatric Service for Neurodevelopmental Disorders, CH Chinon, France - 6Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry, Department of Mental Health and Physical and Preventive Medicine; Università degli Studi della Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Italy - 7Sciences for Mother and Child Health Promotion, University of Palermo, Italy

Abstract

The synactive theory of development may be considered the keyword for neurodevelopmental disorders, considering that each one presents constantly autonomic troubles such as sleep disorders, feeding problems.

Keywords

Synactive Theory of Development, autonomic nervous system, sleep

DOI:

10.19193/0393-6384_2017_2s_194