DR. AARON T. BECK, FOUNDER OF COGNITIVE BEHAVIOR THERAPY, TURNS 99

Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy (BI) will celebrate the 99th birthday of its co-founder and President Emeritus, Dr. Aaron T. Beck, on July 18th. Dr. Beck is globally recognized as the father of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), after developing the revolutionary therapy at the University of Pennsylvania in the 1960s.

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CBT Training with Wolverine Human Services: Adaptations to Meet Organizational Needs & Address Unique Barriers

By Robert Hindman, PhD A popular myth about CBT is that it’s comprised of a set of strategies used in the same manner across organizations and the individuals for whom they provide treatment. Fellow therapists often ask me which treatment manual I follow for a specific disorder. They do not realize that treatment manuals are […]

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Responding to Stressors During Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

By Stefanie T. LoSavio, PhD Marcus was engaging in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) related to an accident he witnessed during his military service when the COVID-19 pandemic began. As we transitioned to telehealth, Marcus reported an increase in distress related to the pandemic.  Clients often experience stressful events during PTSD […]

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