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.
1) 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.
2) At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to apply evidence-based assessment and treatment practices for Behavioral Insomnia of Childhood.
Continuing Education credits are not available for this archived webinar.