Sleep Unlimited provide open course training for health care professionals across the UK

Day One – Sleep Assessment and Management Foundation course
This event provides evidence-based information, insight and tools which will deepen knowledge and understanding of this often neglected area of clinical practice.  The training has relevance and impact across clinical groups.
Led by engaging Sleep Psychologist Dr David Lee.
The programme includes:
  • Introduction to and purpose of sleep
  • Sleep problems in long term health conditions, chronic pain, depression, anxiety and other co-morbities
  • Types of insomnia – how to recognise and classify sleep problems
  • Non-pharmacological treatments and approaches
  • Recognising and assessing issues with sleep
  • Impact of good sleep practices
Day Two – Advanced Assessment and Treatment Strategies for People with Insomnia
Participants in this session will be able to recognise the presence and importance of sleep disturbances in their various clients and will be provided with a range of strategies to manage their clients’ sleeping problems more effectively.
This training is only open to those who have completed our one day Foundation course in Sleep Assessment and Management.
The programme includes:
  • A detailed assessment and formulation process
  • Examination of the process of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia (CBTi) and treatment options including a stepped-care CBTi suitable for more complex conditions
  • Case discussions and an interactive session at the end of the day where delegates can bring their own case examples/client groups forward for consideration within the treatment model

Open Courses for 2020

These courses have relevance for medical doctors, nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, social workers, clinical psychologists, neuropsychologists, counsellors, psychotherapists, speech and language therapists, care managers, case managers and others who are interested in understanding the impact of sleep problems on the patients/clients they work with and how to assess and manage these to improve sleep, fatigue, compliance with other therapies and performance.


Friday 5th & Saturday 6th June


Friday 3rd & Saturday 4th July


Friday 9th & Saturday 10th October


Friday 6th & Saturday the 7th November


Friday 4th & Saturday 5th December

Courses for Coaches 2020 – interactive webinar

CBTi – an introduction to Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia for Coaches with Dr David Lee BSc PhD CertEd CPsychol AFBPsS CSci. 

Led by engaging Sleep Psychologist Dr David Lee, an interactive webinar to introduce Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia – the NICE recommended approach for treating a sleep disorder.

Learn about the science of sleep, individuals’ requirements, behaviours that impact negatively on sleep and how to devise a routine for clients to improve sleep using evidence-based strategies.

Attendees are empowered with knowledge and understanding of this neglected area of Coaching, enabling them to improve sleep and so mental well-being, quality of life and daily functioning.


Tuesday the 7th of July 2020

10.00 – 12.00

Please email us at, call on 0191 580 0008 or fill out the contact form at the bottom of the page to book.

Sleep In People With Life Changing Injuries – Courses for 2020

New for 2020 – our training for healthcare professionals involved in Neuro rehabilitation is now available as an open course to individuals and small teams. This day long course will provide an introduction to evidence based psychological and behavioural treatment interventions (CBTi) for children and adults who have a brain injury, chronic pain, fatigue, anxiety, depression or PTSD.


Due to the current situation with the Coronavirus outbreak, we have decided to run this event as an interactive live webinar session.  The course details will remain the same, but please contact us to book on and to receive your log in details.


Friday 24th April 2020


Date TBC – September 2020

Book Your Place

Please complete the form below  to book your place(s) on the courses and we will contact you to arrange payment. Alternatively, you can download, print and return the form included in the event flyer.

Who are we?

Sleep Unlimited Ltd are the largest company of sleep experts in the UK.  All of our services are fully evidence-based – we use Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia (the NICE recommended guidelines for treating a sleeping disorder).

Founded in 2003 we offer training and assessment worldwide.

Charities we have worked with include:

We have worked with over 100 Case Management companies, and many other small and large corporate organisations, schools, universities and councils.

Need some help? Drop us an email and we’ll get you sleeping in no time

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What our clients say about us…

‘The information provided is high quality and demonstrates expertise.’

QuentinClinical Psychologist

‘Really engaging presentation with real examples and good balance of theory and practice.’


‘Striking improvements reported in patients.’

FaruqClinical Psychologist

‘Recently completed some cognition/perception training – this has been a great follow on.’


100% of attendees of our open courses agreed that the training met their personal expectations and that the training will be useful for their professional practice.

‘Extraordinary, excellent training that I would recommend to everyone.’

BarbaraCase Manager

‘The most important training you can receive in your career in mental health.’

ElleBPS delegate

‘The passion and knowledge of the presenter really added to the day and experience…’

DavidSocial Worker

‘Really enjoyable and valuable training which I know I’ll be able to incorporate into my work with clients and will be very beneficial.’

JaneClinical Psychologist

‘I feel there is so much we can immediately take away and use with our client group.’

JamesForensic Psychologist

‘Highly relevant, very well structured, excellent quality of teaching, good sense of humour – lots of practical examples.’

HazelOccupational Therapist

‘Very useful techniques relating to behavioural intervention – excellent teaching – group participation encouraged.’


‘The best CPD event I have been on.  The content was excellent and brilliantly delivered, thank you!’


‘A very good experience from which I have learned a lot which will be useful personally and professionally.’