Live Training and Workshops


Past Presentations and Workshops

  • Workshop: PTSD Sleep Clinic and Imagery Rehearsal Therapy Training. Joint Base Andrews, Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland. Clinical Health Psychology, Psychology Residency, Malcolm Grow Medical Clinics & Surgery. April 4-5, 2017

  • Grand Rounds:  Nightmare Triad Syndrome. Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont School of Medicine, Burlington, VT. September 23, 2016.

  • Symposium: Insomnia & Sleep-Disordered Breathing. “PAP Therapy for Co-Morbid Insomnia and Sleep-Disordered Breathing: A Rationale for Advanced Auto-Adjusting Dual Pressure Technology.” European Sleep Research Society. Bologna, Italy. September 15, 2015.

  • Workshop:  Introduction to Sleep Dynamic Therapy™  Part II. Life Enhancement Center: Albuquerque, NM, January 15, 2015

  • Workshop:  Introduction to Sleep Dynamic TherapyPart I. Life Enhancement Center: Albuquerque, NM, November, 19, 2014

  • Workshop: 3-day training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at AMEDDC&S: Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany July, 2014

  • Workshop: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at AMEDDC&S: Fort Carson, CO June, 2014

  • Presentation: Nightmare Triad Syndrome. Association for the Study of Dreams. Berkeley, CA June 4, 2014

  • Workshop:IRT Treatment of Chronic Nightmares. Association for the Study of Dreams. Berkeley, CA June 5, 2014

  • Workshop:: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at Walter Reed Army Medical Center at AMEDDC&S WRAIR, May, 2014

  • Symposium: Sleep & Suicidality: Speculations on Sleep Apnea and REM Sleep Effects. American Psychiatric Association New York, NY.May 5, 2014.

  • Symposium:  Sleep & Suicidality: Speculations on Sleep Apnea and REM Sleep Effects. American Association of Suicidology Los Angeles CA April 12, 2014.

  • Workshop: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at AMEDDC&S: Fort Lewis, WA April, 2014

  • Workshop: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at AMEDDC&S: Fort Campbell, KY March, 2014

  • Workshop: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at AMEDDC&S: Fort Bliss, El Paso, TX February, 2013

  • Grand Rounds: New Pathways for Chronic Insomnia: Sleeping Pills or Sleeping Tests?Presbyterian Healthcare System.  Albuquerque, NM October 8, 2013

  • Workshop: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at AMEDDC&S: Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX July, 2013

  • Workshop: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at AMEDDC&S: Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI June, 2013

  • Workshop:: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at AMEDDC&S Fort Hood, Killeen, TX May, 2013

  • Workshop: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program encompassing Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Sleep-Related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares at AMEDDC&S: Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX April, 2013

  • Grand Rounds  Presentation: “Nightmare Triad Syndrome.”  Madigan Army Medical Center, Ft. Lewis, Tacoma, WA. October 5, 2012

  • Workshop:  “Introduction to the PTSD Sleep Clinic,” “Training in Imagery Rehearsal Therapy” and “Sleep-Related Emotion-Focused Therapy for Chronic Insomnia” Albuquerque, NM Sept 20-21, 2012

  • Presentation: “Treating Nightmares, Insomnia and Sleep Disorders in PTSD” and “Covert Sleep-Disordered Breathing and Suicidal Ideation or Behavior” Black Hills Healthcare System,VAMC Residential PTSD Program, Rapid City, SD. September 10-11, 2012.

  • Special Pilot Training Workshop for Trainers for AMEDDC&S: 3-day Sleep Dynamic Therapy™ training program for 20 mental health practitioners encompassing (Fundamentals of Sleep Disorders and CBT-I, Imagery Rehearsal Therapy for Nightmares, Sleep-related Emotion-focused Therapy for Insomnia) at Maimonides Sleep Arts & Sciences, Albuquerque, NM,  August 28-30, 2012

  • Presentation:  “Sleep Disorders, Burnout & Resiliency: Introduction to a New Perspective” and “Covert Sleep-Disordered Breathing and Suicidal Ideation or Behavior” AMEDDC&S, San Antonio, July 17, 2012

  • Workshop:  “Introduction to the PTSD Sleep Clinic,” “Training in Imagery Rehearsal Therapy” and “Sleep-Related Emotion-Focused Therapy for Chronic Insomnia”  AMEDDC&S, San Antonio, TX May 21 to May 23, 2012   Presentation: “The Emerging Model of Complex Insomnia: A Combined Psychological and Physiological Paradigm.” National Institute for Cognitive and Behavioral Medicine. Hilton Head, SC, December 2011.

  • Workshop:  “Introduction to the PTSD Sleep Clinic” and “Training in Imagery Rehearsal Therapy”  Brook Army Medical Center, San Antonio TX, November 2011.

  • Presentation: “Menopause and Sleep Disorders.”  Women’s Specialists of New Mexico In-Service.  Albuquerque, NM, October 2011

  • Presentation: “Introduction and Advanced Case Studies in the Implementation of the PAP-NAP.” Northeastern Regional Sleep Conference.  Peabody, MA September 2011.

  • Presentation: “Introduction to the PTSD Sleep Clinic” and “Introduction to the PAP-NAP.”  Southern Regional Sleep Conference. St. Petersburg, FL, September 2011.

  • Workshop: Day 1: “Introduction to the PTSD Sleep Clinic” and “Training in Imagery Rehearsal Therapy” Day 2:  “Sleep-Related Emotion-Focused Therapy for Chronic Insomnia” and “Case Studies in Sleep Patients.”Tel Aviv, Israel.  July 2011

  • Presentation:  “Time Monitoring Behavior, PAP Therapy Case Example, and Nocturia.” Take Care of Your Diabetes annual conference.  Albuquerque, NM, May 2011.

  • Presentation: “War-Zone Related Sleep Disorders Treatment Strategies.”  Armed Forces Public Health Conference, Norfolk, VA. March 2011

  • Presentation: “Sleep Disorders Co-Morbidity Theory:  A Novel Approach to PTSD Prevention & Treatment.” National Intrepid Center of Excellence Program for PTSD and TBI.  Bethesda MD. March 2011.

  • Presentation: “Nightmares: Assessment and Treatment Behavioral Sleep Medicine Perspective.” Current Topics in Sleep Medicine Symposium. American Academy of Sleep Medicine.  San Diego, CA February 2011.

  • Presentations:  “Introduction to the PTSD Sleep Clinic” and “Introduction to the PAP-NAP.” St Vincent Hospital Regional Sleep Disorders Center And Respiratory Care Conference, Green Bay, WI.  January 2011.

  • Workshop: “Introduction to the PTSD Sleep Clinic” and “Training in Imagery Rehearsal Therapy” at Mind Science Foundation, San Antonio, Texas, June 2010.

  • Presentation:  “History, Development and Practice of the PAP-NAP” at the annual SLEEP conference at San Antonio, Texas. June 2010.

  • Workshop:  “Web-Based Sleep Medicine” at the annual SLEEP conference at San Antonio, TX. June 2010.

  • Presentation: “Introduction to the PTSD Sleep Clinic” at the Uniformed Services University Health Sciences Center, Bethesda, Maryland, October 2010

  • Workshop: “Introduction to the PTSD Sleep Clinic,”Training in Imagery Rehearsal Therapy,” and “Sleep-Related Emotion-Focused Therapy at Maimonides Sleep Arts & Sciences, Albuquerque, New Mexico. November 2010

  • Workshop: “Training in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Implementation of the PAP-NAP” at Maimonides Sleep Arts & Sciences, Albuquerque, New Mexico, February, 2010.

  • Workshop: “PAP Therapy for Psychiatric Patients” at the annual SLEEP conference at Seattle, WA.June 2009