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What does a sleep psychologist do?

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Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology
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In brief: CBT for Sleep

We help you overcome sleep difficulties using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
This therapy focuses on helping you change your thoughts and behaviors. Common work on thoughts focuses on teaching people to calm their minds down. The behavioral portion usually targets poor sleep habits and replaces it with behavior that promotes sleep.

In brief: CBT for Sleep

We help you overcome sleep difficulties using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
This therapy focuses on helping you change your thoughts and behaviors. Common work on thoughts focuses on teaching people to calm their minds down. The behavioral portion usually targets poor sleep habits and replaces it with behavior that promotes sleep.
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Dr. Linda Kondilis
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In brief: Cbt, usually

They are one part of a team of professionals who treat sleep disorders (eg insomnia); usually after a physician ordered and diagnosed a polysomnogram (study to find out how well you sleep) he or she will start psychotherapy, generally cognitive behavioral type, to improve the quality and quantity of sleep.

In brief: Cbt, usually

They are one part of a team of professionals who treat sleep disorders (eg insomnia); usually after a physician ordered and diagnosed a polysomnogram (study to find out how well you sleep) he or she will start psychotherapy, generally cognitive behavioral type, to improve the quality and quantity of sleep.
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
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Dr. Michelle Zetoony
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Sleep psychologist

Sleep psychologists are most often used for insomnia.
They provide restructuring programs of thoughts that are negative for sleep. They can give person ideas about what to do when these negative thoughts comes into mind.

In brief: Sleep psychologist

Sleep psychologists are most often used for insomnia.
They provide restructuring programs of thoughts that are negative for sleep. They can give person ideas about what to do when these negative thoughts comes into mind.
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
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