Dr. Allison Siebern, PhD, LAc, CBSM is an integrative sleep practitioner combining her training in psychology, Chinese medicine and acupuncture, psychophysiology and neuroscience to create precision care. She specializes in integrative treatments for sleep disorders using a variety of cognitive behavioral techniques, biofeedback/neurofeedback/QEEG, use of electroceuticals, Taiji, Qigong and Chinese medicine and neuroscience based acupuncture.
Dr. Siebern is an Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor with the Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine. She completed the Sleep Fellowship at Stanford from 2008 to 2010 and stayed on as full-time faculty until 2015 where she served as Associate Director and Co-Fellowship Training Director and then Director of the Behavioral Sleep Medicine Program. In her current role as adjunct faculty she continues to maintain involvement in training future sleep specialists and research at Stanford.
She is currently the Director of the Sleep Health Integrative Program and Neurophysiology Sleep Health Lab at the VA Medical Center in NC as well as Clinical Director of Sleep Health and Wellness, PLLC, a private practice in Downtown Raleigh. She is also the creator of sleepfitness.com, a self-guided online insomnia program rooted in the evidenced based approach known as Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Insomnia (CBTi).
She consults with companies on sleep health science, is published in peer-reviewed journals, has given talks at national conferences, and has been interviewed with many media outlets such as Time and Dow Jones. Her research interests include examining complementary and alternative treatments for sleep disorders and different models of care for dissemination of these sleep treatments.
Dr. Siebern is passionate about the field of sleep medicine and believes in the importance of training future generations of sleep providers.