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Managing Mental Health in the Workplace: One-Hour Webinar

Dr. Allen Miller, Director of CBT Programs, discusses ways in which organizations and businesses can address this important topic respectfully and responsibly. He provides a summary background of CBT alongside tips for managers and supervisors in discussing mental health and strategies to normalize discussions of mental health in the workplace. This webinar was hosted in partnership with Exude, Inc. Download the presentation slides for this webinar.
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BECK INSTITUTE FOR COGNITIVE BEHAVIOR THERAPY ANNOUNCES REBRAND, HIGHLIGHTING THE ORGANIZATION’S GROWING IMPACT

Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy (BI) announced today the organization’s rebranding, reflecting efforts to increase clarity around its mission, priorities and programs. Since 1994, the nonprofit has been recognized as the leading international source for training and resources in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), the most highly researched and widely adopted psychotherapy in the world. Over the past five years, Beck Institute has experienced exponential growth and drawn in an expanded audience, while providing a new and exciting range of offerings in service of its mission of improving lives worldwide through excellence and innovation in CBT training, research and practice.

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BECK INSTITUTE PSYCHOLOGIST DR. ELLEN INVERSO WINS PENNSYLVANIA PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION’S EARLY CAREER PSYCHOLOGIST OF THE YEAR AWARD

The Pennsylvania Psychological Association (PPA) announced Friday that Beck Institute Psychologist Ellen Inverso, PsyD, is the recipient of the 2020 Early Career Psychologist of the Year Award. This award recognizes an Early Career Psychologist who has made significant contributions to the practice of Psychology in Pennsylvania. With this award, the PPA recognizes the impact of Dr. Inverso’s work in the training and dissemination of Recovery-Oriented Cognitive Therapy (CT-R) to institutions and providers both in Pennsylvania and across the country.

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Letter to the Community

Dear Beck Institute Community, At Beck Institute, we condemn racism and bigotry in any form. We grieve for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and the many others who have been the victims of senseless violence because of the color of their skin. Our team stands in solidarity with individuals facing systemic injustice and those who have joined them in protest. We stand with our partners in our local and…
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Is the Antidote for Harsh Voices in Seriously Mentally Ill Individuals Compassion?

By Aaron T. Beck, MD, and Molly R. Finkel, MSEd Where do the harsh, persecutory voices experienced by individuals with serious mental illness emanate from? We suggest that the harsh voices and paranoia may be learned from experience as vulnerable individuals monitor the commands and criticisms from one’s family and societal/cultural groups. Alternatively, they may be embedded from our mammalian heritage and re-activated by one’s current circumstances. In order to…
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Establishing Telehealth Counseling for the Aged Care Community in Australia

By Sunil Bhar, Mark Silver, Rebecca Collins, Deborah Koder, Jenny Linossier and Aida Brydon Swinburne University of Technology, Australia Sunil Bhar, PhD, is a member of the Beck Institute International Advisory Committee. We are pleased to share this blog about the important work he and his team of clinicians and trainees are doing to provide free telehealth services to older adults in care homes who are experiencing depression, anxiety and…
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