Therapy & Treatment

Mon 9am to 5pm
Tue 10am to 6pm
Wed 9am to 5pm
Thu 11am to 7pm
Fri 9am to 5pm
Sat 9am to 3pm
Opening Hours

(847) 383-6224

About Us

The leading Chicagoland Psychiatry and Sleep Center

Sleep and Behavior Medicine Institute (SBMI), located in Chicago’s north suburb of Deerfield, is one of the Chicago’s leading Neuro-Psychiatry and Sleep Centers devoted to research and application of the most advanced methods in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of sleep, alertness, mood, and performance in children and adults.

Our Doctors

Learn more about our doctors and schedule an appointment today.

Alexander Z. Golbin, MD, Ph.D

Neurology, Psychiatry, Sleep Medicine

Dr. Golbin has over 35 years of experience in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of sleep, daytime alertness problems, mood disorders, bad habits and problems of behavior in children, adolescents, and adults. His areas of special interest are parasomnias and other problems associated with sleep, and daytime bad habits.

Alex Reynish, Psy.D

Diagnostician, Psychology

Cultural, developmental, and age-appropriate psychological assessment, interventions, and treatment modalities as applied to groups as well as to individual patients, including chronically mentally ill, eating disorders, anxiety and mood disorders, developmental disorders, and ADHD.

Our Services

Let our team of internationally renowned doctors help you become a better you.


Neuropsychiatry is an integration of the latest achievements in the fields of psychiatry, neurology, sleep medicine and brain physiology applying to clinical practice.

Sleep Therapy

Chicago SBMI offers the best Sleep Therapy treatment in the Chicago North and Northwest Suburbs. We offer treatment for a variety of conditions from loud snoring to sleep apnea.


Chicago Sleep and Behavior Medicine Institute is the best place for hypnotherapy in the northwest suburbs and the Chicagoland area. Dr. Alexander Golbin is a board certified and awarded hypnotherapist with decades of experience.

Stress Management

We all are under stress. Stress factors are all around us and inside of us. Life is not fair and it is our job and skills to offset stress. From work-related stress to family issues, Dr. Golbin can help you identify the stressors in your life, and help you deal with them.

Medication Management

Medication management and medication abuse can be serious issues for your long-term health. At Chicago SBMI, Dr. Golbin and staff focus on finding the right treatment for your condition and assuring that any medications prescribed are in line with your personality, history and health.

Alternative Medicine

Contrary to the common beliefs Alternative Medicine is not only alternative to drug herbs and other remedies, but it really means “Alternative Thinking”.

Patient Information

Download and complete forms to prepare for your first visit, learn about our procedures and our financial policy.

Initial Visit Forms
Download our background and medical history forms, as well as waivers.
Financial Policy
Review our financial policies and any fees for cancellation, etc.
Explanation of Procedures
Take a look at some frequently asked questions about Sleep Studies or EEG’s.

Our Blog

Learn about our recent case studies, doctors remarks, general news and industry updates.

America’s Disease through the Eyes of a Doctor

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Why do snipers keep their mouth open before shooting?

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Stimulant Ritalin (methylphenidate) Could Help Sleep

It sounds paradoxical that a stimulant like Methylphenidate could calm down hyperactive children and adults. It sounds even stranger... read more

Squirrels Might Teach Humans How to Prevent Stroke and Dementia

Hibernating ground squirrels have an interesting metabolic process that could prevent stroke and then dementia, according to the report... read more

Musicians are Less Likely to Experience Hallucinations

Did you know that musicians are less likely to experience hallucinations? This is not a folk legend but it’s... read more

How to Reduce Chronic Pain Without Pain Killers

Recently the use of opioid pain medications has reached a level of a national health crisis. This has been... read more

Dear Jonathan…

Recently, we received a letter from a 7th-grade student, that was working on a project about depression, coping with... read more

Improve Your Sleep – Gain Control of Your Health

When I hear young mothers complain about their babies waking them up once or twice a night I cannot... read more