Sleep problems and mental health issues

Difficulty sleeping? A practical approach to sleep physiology and insomnia.
Seminar held 3 June 2016.

1. Overview of sleep physiology and sleep disorders (43 minutes + 49 minutes = 92 minutes)
Dr Tony Fernando

Presentation notes: Overview of sleep physiology and sleep disorders [PDF, 7.3 MB]

Overview of sleep physiology and sleep disorders - Part 1
Overview of sleep physiology and sleep disorders - Part 2

2. Sleep in General Practice; screening tools (35 minutes + 27 minutes = 62 minutes)
Prof Bruce Arroll

Presentation notes: Sleep in General Practice; screening tools [PDF, 1.2 MB]

Sleep in General Practice; screening tools - Part 1
Sleep in General Practice; screening tools - Part 2

3. Sleep, insomnias and mental health (32 minutes + 44 minutes = 76 minutes)
Dr Tony Fernando

Presentation notes: Sleep, insomnias and mental health [PDF, 1.1 MB]

Sleep, insomnias and mental health - Part 1
Sleep, insomnias and mental health - Part 2

4. Clinical discussions, open forum (38 minutes)
Dr Tony Fernando

Clinical discussions, open forum

Facilitator

Prof Bruce Arroll – Adviser, PHARMAC Seminars; Head of Department, General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland

Invited speaker

Dr Tony Fernando – Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Auckland

These presentations are provided for professional development purposes for the benefit of qualified health practitioners and should not be relied upon for any other purpose. Any opinions offered are those of the presenter or other speaker and do not necessarily represent the views of PHARMAC. PHARMAC accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided.