Event InfoCategory Date and Time
- Wednesday, September 22, 2021
- 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
- Leveraging sleep and circadian science to devise and disseminate novel transdiagnostic treatments to improve sleep health
Allison G. Harvey PhD DBSM CBSM
- Director, The Golden Bear Sleep and Mood Research Clinic
- Licensed Clinical Psychologist
- Professor, University of California, Berkeley
- Online - via Zoom
- Alexandria C. Springer
- (312) 413-0997
- aspring1 [at] uic.edu
Register in advance for this meeting:
Allison G. Harvey, PhD, CBSM, is a Professor, Clinical Psychologist (License #PSY 22682) and Director of The Golden Bear Sleep and Mood Research Clinic in the Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley. Her clinical training and Ph.D. were completed in Sydney, Australia. Dr. Harvey moved to the University of Oxford as a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Psychiatry and then joined the Department of Experimental Psychology as faculty with a Fellowship at St. Anne’s College. In 2004 she moved to UC Berkeley. Dr. Harvey is a treatment development researcher who conducts experimental and intervention studies focused on understanding and treating sleep and circadian problems, severe mental illness and behavior change processes. She has published over 250 peer reviewed papers and chapters and authored three books. Her research is funded by the National Institute of Mental Health and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Dr. Harvey is a recipient of numerous awards including from the American Association for Behavior Therapy, the Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy and Research and NARSAD. Dr. Harvey has also been awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Orebro, Sweden and is a Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science. She has served on national and international committees including the Executive Committee of the Academy of Psychological Clinical Science and the Review Committee for PCSAS.
Psychiatrists, Neurologists, and other affiliated professionals interested in mental health
To provide current information on research, treatment, and policy issues relating to psychiatry and its adjunct fields
- Summarize relevant information on treatment development and dissemination
- Describe the value of studying transdiagnostic targets
- Identify challenges associated with treating sleep and circadian problems in routine practice settings
- Summarize findings of recently completed treatment outcome research
The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1credit AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Education Units (1) will be available for Social Workers and affiliated reciprocal agencies. Illinois Board License number 159-000112.
The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This event is 1 credit hour continuing education.
No member of the planning committee for this activity have reported a relevant relationship with a commercial interest. There is no conflict of interest and nothing to disclose.
Dr. Harvey has disclosed receiving book royalties from the APA and The Guilford Press.