Lauren Asarnow is a psychologist who provides behavioral therapy to children, adolescents and adults. She is particularly dedicated to improving her patients' sleep health.

In research, Asarnow works on developing effective, youth-friendly, engaging and accessible behavioral interventions, with the goal of reducing the burden of mental illness for children and young adults.

Asarnow earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, specializing in behavioral sleep interventions. She completed a fellowship in behavioral sleep medicine at Stanford University.

  • Education

    UC Berkeley, PhD, Clinical Psychology , 2017

  • Fellowships

    Stanford University, Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 2018

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

Where I see patients (1)

    Selected research

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    The Reducing Risk Study

    Validated questionnaire; total score range between 0 and 21, with higher numbers representing worse sleep quality


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    SweetDreams Sleep Study for Children With Autism

    Validated questionnaire; total score range between 33 and 99, with higher numbers representing more sleep problems


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