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    Title: Sleep and Sleep-Wake Disorders: Assessment, Differential Diagnosis and Psychoeducation

    Description: This course is designed to provide a detailed overview of sleep problems and their effect on physical and mental health, the major sleep-wake disorders, and approaches for improving sleep habits. When the trainee completes this course, he she will: 

    1. Understand the complex processes of sleep.
    2. Learn how to engage in a preliminary sleep assessment.
    3. Grasp the major types of sleep disorders and appropriate diagnosis under DSM-5.
    4. Separate common myths about sleep from established facts about sleep.
    5. Learn the best practices approaches to addressing problems with uncomplicated insomnia.
    6. Comprehend the main factors underlying good sleep hygiene.


    Charles D. Safford, LCSW is President of, Inc., with guidance and input from other senior, Inc. course developers and from NASW GA. Mr. Safford has over 30 years of post-master’s experience as a clinician, and has over twenty-five years of experience as a training developer and trainer in business and clinical settings.

    This course is designed for clinicians at the beginning and intermediate level of practice.


    This course is approved for 4 contact hours by the following certifying bodies:


    National approvals accepted in most states:

    The National Board of Certified Counselors, NBCC Provider number 6071, Inc., provider #1104, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program., Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 11/15/2014 to 11/15/2017. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers participating in this course will receive 3 clinical continuing education clock hours.

    The National Association of Social Workers through approval by NASW GA


    States with their own approval process:

    The Minnesota Board of Social Work, Provider #CEP-1 

    Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling Provider Number, BAP #50-2193

    Texas Pre-approved Social Worker Provider Number: SW 5089  Contact at:

    Texas Pre-approved Counselor Provider Number: PC 2405  Contact at:

    Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & Marriage and Family Therapist Board #RCS060501

    Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation #159.000931