Columbia, Missouri 65201

  • Insomnia


The purpose of this research is to look at the effects of computerized cognitive training on sleep, mental abilities (cognition), and other aspects of daytime functioning, such as mood, and arousal


Inclusion Criteria: - 60+ yrs of age. - No neurological or psychiatric illness, dementia, or loss of consciousness > 5 mins. - Nongamers (i.e. <1 hour of video/cognitive training games per week over last 2 years) - Proficient in English (reading and writing). - Meet clinical diagnosis for Insomnia. Insomnia: - Insomnia complaints for 6+ months. - Complaints occur despite adequate opportunity and circumstances for sleep. - Consist of 1+ of the following: difficulty falling asleep, staying asleep, or waking up too early - Daytime dysfunction (mood, cognitive, social, occupational) due to insomnia. Exclusion Criteria:. - Unable to provide informed consent. - Unable to undergo randomization. - Cognitive impairments (i.e. mild cognitive impairment, dementia) - Other sleep disorder (i.e., sleep apnea, Periodic Limb Movement Disorder) - Severe untreated psychiatric comorbidity that renders randomization unethical - Using psychotropic or other medications (e.g., beta-blockers) that alter sleep - Uncorrected visual/auditory impairments - Participation in nonpharmacological treatment for sleep/fatigue/mood outside the current study.



Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Ashley Curtis, PhD
University of Missouri- School of Medicine

Kenda Eberhardt
Phone: 573-884-3293

Backup Contact:


Location Contact:

Columbia, Missouri 65201
United States

Ashley Curtis, PhD

Site Status: Recruiting

Data Source:

Date Processed: August 03, 2021

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