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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia for Veterans with History of TBI
Principal Investigator:

Henry J Orff

Location: San Diego, CA
Congressional District Code: 52
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: November 2015 - September 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $182,896
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION: In this revised CDA-2 proposal, Dr. Orff proposes to study a behavioral therapeutic approach, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I) for veterans with a history of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and current insomnia. There are three aims to this project: 1) determine the efficacy of CBT-I relative to Sleep Education in veterans with insomnia following mTBI; 2) evaluate sleep efficiency as a mediator of distal effects of CBT-I on symptoms of comorbid depre...

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