Implementation of Brief Treatments for Insomnia in Primary Care
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Health Services R&D
April 2016 -
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Chronic insomnia is among the most reported complaints of Veterans and military personnel referred for mental health services. It is highly comorbid with medical and psychiatric disorders, and is associated with significantly increased healthcare utilization and costs. Despite the significant impacts of insomnia, it remains under-treated. When identified, insomnia is most often treated in the primary care setting with pharmacotherapy, rather than evid...