Digital Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Insomnia

How cost-effective is fully automated digital cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) intervention for insomnia?

Andrew Krystal, MD, discusses his recent publication, Cost-effectiveness of digital CBT (Sleepio) for insomnia: A Markov simulation model in the United States.

Dr Krystal is a psychiatrist who cares for adults with all types of sleep disorders, with particular expertise in insomnia. He also treats patients who have mood and anxiety spectrum disorders in addition to sleep disorders. An internationally renowned expert on sleep and mood disorders, he has more than 25 years of experience in patient care and research. He is president of the Sleep Research Society and a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, American Psychiatric Association and American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. He serves on the examination committee of the American Board of Sleep Medicine, which allows medical professionals to pursue certification in sleep medicine.