Sleep Hygiene and Mental Health

Dates: February 15, 2021

Meets: M from 12:50 PM to 4:00 PM

Hours: 3.00

Location: Online Live Webinar via Zoom

COURSE: $49.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

The workshop will focus on a basic understanding of sleep disorders, with particular emphasis on the relationship between acute/chronic stress and sleep. Participants will cover current sleep related research, with an emphasis on the positive health benefits of sleep. Various theoretical perspectives regarding how stress impacts the body, and sleep specifically, will be covered. Finally, practical research backed approaches to improve sleep hygiene will be discussed.

Objectives: Participants will

1. Understand the implications of healthy and practical sleep hygiene as well as chronic unhealthy sleep practices.
2. Understand the impacts on sleep following a traumatic event and for individuals with chronic stress experiences.
3. Identify basic interventions for sleep disturbances
4. Identify sleep disorders within the DSM-IV framework.
5. Recognize the practical relationship between sleep and self-care

Recommended for LBSW and LMSW beginning skill level.
Fee: $49.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)COURSE$ 49.00
Course Fee (Alternate)SSW Field Education Supervisor$ 36.00
Course Fee (Alternate)GVSU Social Work Faculty$ 15.00

Online Live Webinar via Zoom

a Zoom meeting link will be provided 2-3 days prior to the course date.


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