Wendy Troxel:
Why school should start later for teens

TEDxManhattanBeach · 10:33 · Filmed Nov 2016
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Teens don't get enough sleep, and it's not because of Snapchat, social lives or hormones — it's because of public policy, says Wendy Troxel. Drawing from her experience as a sleep researcher, clinician and mother of a teenager, Troxel discusses how early school start times deprive adolescents of sleep during the time of their lives when they need it most.

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Wendy Troxel specializes in behavioral treatments for insomnia and other sleep disorders. Full bio
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