Overall AO2 points
• Higher incidence in children ? Because more SWS, or because observed more so reported more.
• Might be a common genetic cause for sleep disorders (sleepwalking, night terrors)
Can be alleviated by avoiding risk factors e.g. environmental
• Reductionist: focuses on the lowest level of explanation (biological) and so ignores higher level psychological functioning.
• However, the evidence for the biological explanation is limited as little…