Why Treat Insomnia? Behavioral Treatment for Chronic Insomnia

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

August 6, 2014

Center for Molecular Medicine Building
University of Nevada, Reno
Room 111

Ruth Gentry, Ph.D.
Clinical Psychologist
Integrated Sleep & Wellness

Objectives: Upon completion of the program, the participant will be able to:

  1. Explain how insomnia is best conceptualized as a disorder, as opposed to a symptom.
  2. Compare data on the efficacy of behavioral treatment for insomnia compared to medications.
  3. Describe cognitive behavioral treatment for insomnia.

Questions?  Please contact Katie Roesler at (775) 682-8451

CME: The University of Nevada School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Nevada School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Location

  • Category
  • Grand Rounds
  • Region
  • North (Reno Area)
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: Reno