Treatment for Insomnia During Pregnancy

Trial ID or NCT#



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The aim of the study is to improve sleep during pregnancy and the postpartum period in women who are experiencing insomnia, using a brief non-pharmacological treatment.

Official Title

The Effectiveness of Non-Pharmacological Treatment for Insomnia During Pregnancy

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: Older than 18 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No
Inclusion Criteria:
  1. - Meets Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (IV-TR edition) criteria for insomnia (duration criterion - 1 month) - Pregnant with gestational age between 18-32 weeks. - Adequately fluent in English or Spanish.
Exclusion Criteria:
  1. - Some co-morbid sleep disorders (e.g., moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea) - Co-morbid psychiatric disorder - Use of medications, herbs or other drugs with known effects on sleep - Unstable medical conditions - Currently engaged in psychotherapy or other treatments for insomnia


Rachel Manber, PhD
Rachel Manber, PhD
Sleep specialist, Pediatric sleep specialist, Psychologist
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (General Psychiatry and Psychology-Adult)

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Haddas Elisha, BSc