The UCSF Neuro/Psych Sleep Clinic specializes in sleep disorders. We evaluate and treat patients for conditions that include insomniaperiodic leg movementscircadian rhythm disorders, parasomnias (sleepwalking and REM sleep behavior disorder), narcolepsyexcessive daytime sleepiness and sleep apnea.

While all patients with sleep concerns are welcome, the clinic particularly focuses on those who have neurologic or psychiatric disorders

Our team includes physicians trained in neurology, psychiatry and psychology.

When needed, the clinic arranges sleep studies at the UCSF sleep testing laboratory, located at 1600 Divisadero Street on the Mount Zion campus. The clinic also offers one-on-one cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia.

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    Closed-Loop Deep Brain Stimulation for Major Depression

    Effect size of active compared to sham stimulation (mean difference in Montgomery Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS) score before and after the sham and treatment periods). Higher MADRS score indicates more severe depression; ...

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    Social Experiences and Sleep Study

    Sleep onset latency is the time (in minutes) from "lights out" in the sleepon the nights following the social rejection task and the control task laboratory to onset of sleep, as measured via polysomnography

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    Biomarkers of Depression and Treatment Response

    Effect size of active stimulation (mean difference in Montgomery Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS) score) before and after morning and afternoon treatment course. Higher MADRS score indicates more severe depression; the overa...

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    Awards & recognition

    • usnews-neurology

      Best hospital in Northern California

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      Best in the West in neurology & neurosurgery

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      Best in Northern California in psychiatry

    Support services

    Patient Resource

    Case Management and Social Work

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    Class

    Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class

    This eight-week UCSF class teaches mindfulness practices, such as meditation and body awareness, that can reduce stress and improve your overall health.

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    Patient Relations

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    Support Group

    Pulmonary Support Groups

    The UCSF AWAKE ("Alert, Well And Keeping Energetic") Obstructive Sleep Apnea Support Group is for people with this sleep and breathing disorder.

    Patient Resource

    Spiritual Care Services

    Chaplains representing many faiths are available around the clock to provide support, comfort and counsel to patients, families and caregivers. Learn more.

    Preparing for your appointment

    What to Bring

    • Insurance card
    • Doctor's referral, if required
    • Previous sleep studies
    • PAP equipment (machine, mask), if used
    • Any additional medical records you think are relevant
    • List of questions you may have
    • Device or paper for taking notes

    International Services

    If you live in another country and are coming to UCSF for medical
    treatment, our patient liaisons can help coordinate all aspects of your visit.

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    Interpreters

    UCSF offers language services at no charge for patients with limited
    English, as well as for patients who are deaf or have trouble hearing.

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    Hospital Stays

    Checking into the hospital? Find helpful information by clicking on the relevant “Your Hospital Stay” booklet: Mission Bay, Parnassus or Mount
    Zion.

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    Sleep Disorders Center

    2330 Post St., Suite 420
    San Francisco, CA 94115

    Our research initiatives

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      UCSF Department of Psychiatry Research

      The UCSF Department of Psychiatry brings together experts from several disciplines to investigate many aspects of mental illness and health. They are dedicated to improving the prevention and treatment of mental disorders.

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      UCSF Department of Neurology Research

      The UCSF Department of Neurology conducts research to improve understanding of neurological disorders, with the goals of finding better treatments and methods of prevention.

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