13o Πανελλήνιο Συνέδριο Υπνολογίας

3-5 Νοεμβρίου 2023

Hellenic Society of Hypnology

The Hellenic Society of Hypnology is the merger of the Hellenic Society of Sleep Research and the Hellenic Society of Sleep Disorders, two societies with a history of at least three decades in the field of sleep science and medicine The Hellenic Society of Hypnology was founded in 2019. It is a non profit organization aimed at advancing sleep research in Greece. It specifically aims at advancing research in:

  • Phenomena related to sleep, at an experimental level
  • Sleep in the broader context of the biosciences
  • Sleep in the context of human physiology (neurophysiology, psychophysiology, respiratory physiology, physiology of vascular and other systems)
  • Study of dreams
  • Sleep in the context of psychology (relation to cognitive functions, psychological mechanisms, environmental influences etc)
  • Sleep in the context of social sciences (sociology, anthropology, ethnology etc)
  • Sleep disorders (insomnia, hypersomnia, sleep apnea syndromes, sleep walking, nightmares, etc.)
  • Sleep in relation to physical illness
  • Sleep in relation to psychiatric disorders
  • Impact of drugs on sleep
  • Impact of non-pharmacological intervention on sleep (ECT and other biological treatments, psychotherapies, etc)

The members of the Hellenic Society of Hypnology are recognized scientists from a wide range of scientific fields related to sleep, with working experience in Greece as well as abroad, many of whom participate in long standing international collaborations.