Evidence-Based Treatment of Behavioral Insomnia of Childhood: From A to Zzzz (April 7, 2015), presented by Candice Alfano, PhD
This presentation begins with a review of the most recent International Classification of Sleep Disorders (ICSD-3) criteria for behavioral insomnia of childhood (BIC), including discussion of factors that give rise to and maintain the disorder. Next, validated assessment tools and measures for attaining a comprehensive understanding of children’s sleep problems are discussed. Finally, evidence-based treatment strategies for BIC will be presented including incorporation of sleep strategies into anxiety-based interventions for children.
- At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to explain the prevalence rates, risk factors for, and impairments associated with Behavioral Insomnia of Childhood.
- At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to apply evidence-based assessment and treatment practices for Behavioral Insomnia of Childhood.