3 min

Understanding Insomnia

3 Min
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Christine Mangum
Mental Health Counselor (M.S., L.P.C.C.)
Insomnia is diagnosed by a mental health professional who should be consulted before starting a program such as CBT-i. If you are a person with insomnia, we’ll talk about how you got there using the 3 P model; predisposition, precipitation, and perpetuation.
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2 reflections
Me in a nutshell
I did not realize I have all of the predispositions to have not experienced insomnia to this level in the past. I am really struggling with 2-3 hours of sleep a night.
Sounds familiar
Some of the factors associated with chronic insomnia describe me.