Childhood Sleep Disorders

Childhood Sleep Disorders

Connie J. Schnoes

In Stock Date: 
10/26/2016
Print Price: 
$49.95
Print ISBN: 
9781944749378
E-book Price: 
$29.95
E-book ISBN: 
9781944749385
Pages: 
150
Binding Type: 
Softcover

Childhood Sleep Disorders is a thorough introduction to pediatric sleep disorders. The book focuses on behavioral pediatric sleep disorders with guidance for sleep disorders that have a medical component. Readers will learn about the key factors contributing to the etiology, assessment and treatment of sleep disorders in children.

The author addresses the importance of sleep for the emotional, physical, and behavioral health and development of children. Trends in sleep habits, barriers to healthy sleep and recommended total sleep time are discussedand establishing healthy sleep habits and sleep hygiene is also covered.

Case examples are provided to illustrate the application of the information discussed in the conceptualization, assessment, and treatment chapters. The case examples provided include young children and teens who present with various sleep disorders as well as with comorbid anxiety. Case conceptualizations are discussed to demonstrate the formulation of comprehensive sleep intervention protocols.

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Connie J. Schnoes

Dr. Connie J. Schnoes is a licensed psychologist who provides direct clinical services to children and families at the Boys Town Center for Behavioral Health. Dr. Schnoes conducted the original study demonstrating efficacy of the bedtime pass. Dr. Schnoes has been involved in conducting sleep research and delivering clinical services for sleep disorders for 20 years. She has published research articles and book chapters, presented at national conferences, conducted press interviews and recorded informative videos on the topic of sleep.