Overview

Night terrors are a form of sleep disorder in which a person partially awakens from sleep in a state of terror.[read article]

Tests for Night Terrors

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Psychiatric Interview and Evaluation
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Psychological Assessment
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A physical examination is a routine test your doctor performs to check your overall health. It is also known as a wellness check. A physical examination helps your ...  More
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Polysomnography is a study or test done while a person is fully asleep. You will be observed while you sleep so that your doctor can record data about your sleep pa...  More
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Sleep Electroencephalogram (EEG) during Polysomnography
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Medical Procedures for Night Terrors

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Counseling
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Psychotherapy is an interactive process between a person and a qualified mental health professional (psychiatrist, psychologist, clinical social worker, licensed co...  More
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Watchful Waiting
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Prescribed Medications for Night Terrors

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DIAZEPAM (dye AZ e pam) is a benzodiazepine. It is used to treat anxiety and nervousness. It also can help treat alcohol withdrawal, relax muscles, and treat certai...  More
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Self Care for Night Terrors

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Adequate Sleep
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Relaxation techniques include behavioral therapeutic approaches that differ widely in philosophy, methodology, and practice. The primary goal is usually non-directe...  More
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Observation
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