Sleep Medicine for the Vitalist

Sleep medicine has become a medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis and therapy of sleep disturbances and disorders. From the middle of the 20th century, research has provided increasing knowledge and answered many questions about sleep-wake functioning.

Sleep disorders, insomnia, sleep apnea, etc. are a growing set of disturbances to the psyche that contributes personality and behavioral disorders, occupational hazards, premature ageing, etc. of concern for clerical practitioners. Sleep deprivation obviously contributes to lack of vitality, core to so many disorders.

This course consists of many audio lectures from specialists providing a complete overview of the field. 25 clock hours.