C-10: Brief Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia: A Primer on Simplified Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia for Sleep Professionals

Half-Day Course
Suzanne Bertisch, MD, Chair

Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) is recommended as first-line treatment, and there is a need to scale CBT-I treatment models for implementation in the clinical setting. This course will present the science and methods supporting use of brief behavioral treatment of insomnia (BBT-I) and provide participants with the knowledge needed to implement BBT-I in diverse clinical settings and consider utilization in research protocols.

  • 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM
  • 8:15 AM – 9:00 AM
    Brief Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia: Whence, What and Whither  |  Daniel J. Buysse, MD
  • 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM
    BBT-I: A Step-by-Step Recipe for Success  |  Heather Gunn, PhD
  • 9:45 AM – 10:00 AM
  • 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM
    Scaling Up, Scaling Out: BBT-I for Diverse Clinicians In Diverse Clinical Settings  |  Loretta Colvin, ACNP
  • 10:45 AM – 11:30 AM
    Overcoming Challenges to the Implementation of BBT-I  |  Suzanne Bertisch, MD
  • 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Q&A  |  Faculty



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