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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Enhancing Access to Insomnia Care (EASI Care): Implementing Brief Behavioral Treatment for Insomnia in Primary Care Mental Health Integration Clinics
Principal Investigator:

Adam Bramoweth

Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Congressional District Code: 14
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: September 2020 - August 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $272,777
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: Chronic insomnia, one of the most common health problems among Veterans, significantly impacts health, function, and quality of life. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBTI) is the first line treatment; however, despite efforts to train hundreds of VA clinicians to deliver CBTI, there are still significant barriers to providing adequate access to insomnia care. Up to 44% of Veterans seen in Primary Care report insomnia, making it an optimal clinical setting for improving acc...

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