Group Treatment for Insomnia in Primary Health Care
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Treatment||group treatment for insomnia|
|Collaborator||Stockholm County Council, Sweden|
|Start date||August 2010|
|End date||December 2014|
|Trial size||165 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01731223, CeFAM, Karolinska Institutet|
The aim of this study is to analyze if group treatment is effective to treat insomnia in primary healthcare.
|United States||No locations recruiting|
|Other countries||No locations recruiting|
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
Insomnia severity Index
time frame: One year
Fatigue severity scale
time frame: one year
All participants at least 18 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Insomnia symptoms regarding DSM-V - Motivated to group treatment. Exclusion Criteria: - Insomnia Severity Index less than 7 points - Presence of acute life crises, acute psychiatric illness, bipolar disorder - Shift work - Linguistic or cognitive difficulties causing inability participate in group or fill in forms - Insomnia directly caused by medical illness. Other sleep disorder.
|Official title||Group Treatment for Insomnia in Primary Health Care: a Randomized Controlled Trial|
|Principal investigator||Jeanette Westman, PhD|
|Description||Insomnia is a common health problem. Untreated insomnia may lead to decreased physical and mental health. The patients turns to Primary Health Care when daytime symptoms decrease social and occupational function. Previous studies have shown that cognitive and behavioral therapy have effects on insomnia and recommends as first line treatment but is not widely available in primary health care. The purpose is to test the effect of group intervention in Primary Health Care for patients with insomnia. The outcomes is insomnia severity, sleep habits, use of hypnotics, Fatigue, general health and health related quality of life. Characters with insomnia visiting in Primary Health Care.|
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