Sleep Problems in Children with Dr. Anandhi Narasimhan
Aug 31st,2013

Dr. Anandhi Narasimhan, a double board certified child and adult psychiatrist who practices in Los Angeles, who will be discussing the topic of sleep problems in children joins eHealth Radio and the Mental Health Channel.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Anandhi Narasimhan discuss the following:

  • What are some of the reasons children have difficulty with sleep?
  • How can a parent help a child sleep better?
  • Are there specific medical problems that can cause sleep disturbances in children?
  • What is the difference between sleep terrors and nightmares?
  • What to do if sleep problems persist?

Duration: 8:30

Anandhi Narasimhan, M.D. is a double Board Certified Physician accredited by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology specializing in Adult, Child, and Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Narasimhan completed her adult psychiatry residency training at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina, and completed her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship training at University of California Los Angeles Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.

Dr. Narasimhan has distinguished herself in child trauma and neuroimaging research and has published her work including co-authoring a book chapter, "Child and Adolescent Responses to Trauma." Dr. Narasimhan currently  runs a private practice in Westwood, Los Angeles, and serves as a child and adult psychiatrist for two non-profit mental health agencies, Aviva Family and Children's Services and Masada Homes.

Dr. Narasimhan has had several media appearances including CNN, Fox News, USA Today, and CNN International.