Brett R. Kuhn, Ph.D., C.BSM

Brett R. Kuhn, PhD, C.BSMPsychology
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450

Phone: 402-559-6408
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Professional Summary

Brett Kuhn is a licensed psychologist and Professor of Pediatrics and Psychology at the Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics & Rehabilitation and University of Nebraska Medical Center. Dr. Kuhn is certified in behavioral sleep medicine (C.BSM) by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). He served on the AASM sponsored committee to create the national standards of practice for children with bedtime resistance and night time awakenings.

Dr. Kuhn currently directs the behavioral sleep medicine clinic at the Children’s Sleep Disorders Center in Omaha where he supervises medical residents, sleep fellows, and psychology interns in the assessment and treatment of pediatric sleep disorders. He served as co-editor for Behavioral Treatments for Sleep Disorders: A Comprehensive Primer of Behavioral Sleep Medicine Interventions, and co-authored a popular press book, The Toddler Owner’s Manual: Operating Instructions, Troubleshooting Tips, and Advice on System Maintenance.

Education

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, 1992
B.S., Psychology and Criminal Justice, Kearney State College, Kearney, NE, 1986

Courses Taught

Assessment and Treatment of Child Psychopathology
Medical Sciences Interdepartmental Area (MSIAA) PhD Program in Applied Behavior Analysis at the University of Nebraska Medical Center

Research Interests and Projects

Publications from PubMed

Professional Affiliations