2047-19: Towards Better Sleep: CBT-I Strategies for the Patient with Insomnia

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2047-19:  Towards Better Sleep: CBT-I Strategies for the Patient with Insomnia 

This presentation introduces an overview of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) and offers practical ways that the psychiatric nurse can implement CBT-I strategies to help patients suffering from insomnia.

  Virginia Sinclair Gardner, MSN, PMHNP-BC

Disclosures:  The presenter and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label use of medications will not be discussed during this presentation.

Session Length:
  40 minutes

Target Audience:  RN, APRN

Learning Outcome:
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Summarize the key components of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia.

Keywords:  Insomnia, Sleep, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Nursing Continuing Professional Development:
0.75 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, complete an evaluation, and earn a passing score on the post-test before the expiration date. You will have 5 tries to correctly answer the questions on the post-test and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn credit unless all steps are completed.

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Originally Presented
APNA 33rd Annual Conference
New Orleans, Louisiana

The contact hours for this session expire:  November 30, 2022

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