Docteur en Sciences Cognitives
Psychothérapeute aux thérapies Comportementales et Cognitives
Clinicien Psychologue
Enseignant (Suisse à distance Université Institute), Lyon1, Lyon 2

  • Étude des traitements de thérapie cognitive et comportementale à distance pour les troubles du sommeil chez les adultes et les enfants (TCC, ACT, IRT, EMDR).
  • Étude clinique et psychométrique de : Cauchemars, Insomnie chez les adultes, Insomnie chez les enfants, syndrome de stress post-traumatique, hypersomnie.


  • Anders,R., Lecuelle,F., Perrin, C., Ruyter, S., Franco, P., Huguelet, S., Putois, B. The Interaction between Lockdown- Specific Conditions and Family- Specific Variables Explains the Presence of Child Insomnia during COVID-19: A Key Response to the Current Debate. Int. J. Environ. Res. PublicHealth2021,18,12503. https://
  • Lecuelle, F., Leslie, W., Huguelet, S., Franco, P., & Putois, B. (2020). Did the COVID-19 lockdown really have no impact on young children’s sleep?. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, jcsm-8806.
  • Chapoutot, M.; Peter-Derex, L.; Bastuji, H.; Leslie, W.; Schoendorff, B.; Heinzer, R.; Siclari, F.; Nicolas, A.; Lemoine, P.; Higgins, S.; Bourgeois, A.; Vallet, G.; Anders, R.; Ounnoughene, M.; Spencer, J.; Meloni, F.; Putois, B. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for the Discontinuation of Long-Term Benzodiazepine Use in Insomnia and Anxiety Disorders. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2021, 18(19), 10222;
  • Cavalli E, Anders R, Chaussoy L, Herbillon V, Franco P, Putois B. Screen exposure exacerbates ADHD symptoms indirectly through increased sleep disturbance. Sleep Med. 2021 Mar 13;83:241-247.
  • Chapoutot M, Peter-Derex L, Schoendorff B, Faivre T, Bastuji H, Putois B. Telehealth-delivered CBT-I programme enhanced by acceptance and commitment therapy for insomnia and hypnotic dependence: A pilot randomized controlled trial. J Sleep Res. 2021 Feb;30(1):e13199.
  • Lecuelle F, Leslie W, Huguelet S, Franco P, Putois B. Did the COVID-19 lockdown really have no impact on young children’s sleep? J Clin Sleep Med. 2020 Dec 15;16(12):2121.
  • Sierro C, Leslie W, Putois B. Long-term effects of treatment for chronic nightmares: is imagery rehearsal therapy robust in the COVID-19 pandemic? J Clin Sleep Med. 2020 Nov 15;16(11):1993.
  • Franco P, Putois B, Guyon A, Raoux A, Papadopoulou M, Guignard-Perret A, Bat-Pitault F, Hartley S, Plancoulaine S. Sleep during development: Sex and gender differences. Sleep Med Rev. 2020 Jun;51:101276.
  • Lecuelle F, Gustin MP, Leslie W, Mindell JA, Franco P, Putois B. French validation of the sleep disturbance scale for children (SDSC) in young children (aged 6 months to 4 years). Sleep Med. 2020 Mar;67:56-65.
  • Gustin, M-P, Guyon, A., Lecendreux, M., Arnulf, I., Dauvilliers, Y., Franco, P., Putois B. (in soumission). Validation of a French version of the Adapted Epworth Sleepiness Scale using Item Response Theory in Structural Equation Modelling framework.
  • Putois, B. et al. (2020) Methodological recommendations to control for factors influencing dream and nightmare recall in clinical and experimental studies of dreaming. Frontiers in Neurology, in press.
  • Putois, B. (2020). Manuel de guérison des cauchemars. Paris : Les arènes.
  • Lecuelle, F., Gustin, M-P., Leslie, W., Mindell, J.A., Franco, P., Putois, B. (2020). French validation of the sleep disturbance scale for children (SDSC) in young children (aged 6 months to 4 years). Sleep Medicine, 67: 56-65
  • Putois B., Peter-Derex, L., Leslie, W., Braboszcz, C., El Hage, W., & Bastuji, H. (2019). Internet-Based Intervention for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Using Remote Imagery Rehearsal Therapy to Treat Nightmares. Psychother Psychosom, 8: 1-2.
  • Putois, B., Leslie, W., et al. (2017). The french sleep disturbance scale for children. Sleep Medecine, 32 : 56-65.
  • Putois, B., & Franco, P. (2013). Prise en charge des insomnies du jeune enfant. Médecine Thérapeutique, 16(2) :97-107.


  • Putois, B. (Avril 2018). Education au sommeil et insomnie de l’enfant. Congrès des sociétés de pédiatrie, Lyon.
  • Lecuelle, F., Chaussoy, L., Zourou, F., Putois, B (2018). Dépistage des troubles du sommeil du petit enfant : validation française. Congrès des sociétés de pédiatrie, Lyon.
  • Chaussoy, L., Lecuelle, F., Zourou, F., Franco, P., Putois, B (2018). Télémédecine : traitement à distance de l’insomnie de l’enfant. Congrès des sociétés de pédiatrie, Lyon. Putois, B. (2017). Thérapies Cognitivo-Comportementales dans les troubles du sommeil. DIU Physiologie et pathologie du sommeil, Université Lyon 1, Lyon.

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