Researcher, pediatric sleep disorders, University of Pittsburgh

Dr. Ford's focus is on sleep medicine and providing diagnostic assessments for children with sleep concerns including insomnia, narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea, and circadian rhythm disorders.
In the area of child neurology, her work focuses on providing diagnostic assessments and evidence-based interventions to children and adolescents presenting with a range of neurological concerns including headache, tics, epilepsy, muscular dystrophy, and demyelinating disorders. Common interventions include CBIT for tics, relaxation training, CBT, ACT, and biofeedback.

Experience

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    Researcher, pediatric sleep disorders, University of Pittsburgh