• Cognitive Behavioral Training to
    Implement the PAP NAP


    ONLINE TRAINING - CEU Offered

    Presented by Author and Sleep Specialist Barry Krakow, M.D.
  • IRT
    Imagery Rehearsal Therapy


    ONLINE TRAINING - CEU Credit Offered

    Presented by Author and Sleep Specialist Barry Krakow, M.D.
  • New Pathways for Chronic Insomnia
    Sleeping Pills or Sleeping Test?


    ONLINE TRAINING - CEU Credit Offered

    Presented by Author and Sleep Specialist Barry Krakow, M.D.

Recent Research: In the News

Pharmacotherapy Failure in Chronic Insomnia Patients



Published in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings
Pharmacotherapeutic Failure in a Large Cohort of Patients With Insomnia Presenting to a Sleep Medicine Center and Laboratory: Subjective Pretest Predictions and Objective Diagnoses

Patients 'rehearse' changing their dreams - UPI.com

Some therapists worry that the technique, developed by Dr. Barry Krakow of the Maimonides Sleep Arts and Sciences center in Albuquerque, interferes with a vital process in which dreams are sending crucial messages to the waking mind. Nightmares are necessary because they "bring up issues in bold print," Jane White-Lewis, a psychologist in Guilford, Conn., said. Between 4 percent and 8 percent of adults report experiencing nightmares as often as once per week or more, sleep researchers have found. The rate is as high as 90 percent among groups like combat veterans and rape victims, Krakow said.


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