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Sleep Disorders Part 1: Children and Adolescents

Author: Jassin M. Jouria, MD
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Course Created: 2017

Practice Level: Intermediate

No book to buy Duration: 4 hours
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Course Summary

The current research and developments in sleep medicine highlight a need for therapists to be educated and updated on the importance of screening for childhood/adolescent sleep disorders – to support early intervention and to avoid poor health outcomes. The purpose of this course is to provide therapists with knowledge about sleep disorders, health outcomes and treatments for children and adolescents.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test, complete the course evaluation and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Learning Objectives

  • Differentiate between REM and NREM sleep.
  • aaIdentify the recommended length of nightly sleep for children.
  • Define parasomnia.
  • Identify strategies for behavior modification to resolve sleep disorders.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • Circadian Rhythm and Sleep Hormones
  • Types of Sleep Disorders
  • Symptoms of Sleep Deprivation
  • Impact on Families
  • Treatments

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