In a Word document, respond to each of the following statements succinctly, but with detailed scholarly discourse and an evidence-based framework. Your assertions/response to each statement should be backed by evidence that references at least two scholarly sources each.
- Sleep disorders only come in two diagnostic categories, one related to sleep apnea and the other related to the failure to stay awake due to stress.
- The use of over-the-counter sleep aids should be encouraged over prescription drugs because OTC aids are safer and not habit-forming.
- Menopause has no impact on insomnia.
- As a backup to over-the-counter sleep aids, benzodiazepines are the most useful.
- What is the best practice for an insomnia assessment?