Effects of a brief behavioral treatment for PTSD-related sleep disturbances: a pilot study.

@article{Germain2007EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of a brief behavioral treatment for PTSD-related sleep disturbances: a pilot study.},
  author={Anne Germain and M. Katherine Shear and Martica Hall and Daniel J Buysse},
  journal={Behaviour research and therapy},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={627-32}
}
OBJECTIVE Sleep disturbances are a core feature of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and are often resistant to first-line pharmacological and psychological PTSD interventions. The goal of this pilot study was to explore the effects of a very brief intervention for PTSD-related nightmares and insomnia in victims of violent crimes with PTSD. METHODS Seven adult victims of violent crimes with a current diagnosis of PTSD received a single, 90-min intervention session that used cognitive… CONTINUE READING
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