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Case Study: Cohen Veterans Network and Beck Institute

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic changed the landscape for mental health practices, Cohen Veterans Network (CVN) and Beck Institute (BI) worked together to provide high-level online trainings for clinicians. The results of this training have positively impacted many lives.   Introduction  In 2018, Beck Institute and Cohen Veterans Network (CVN) began a partnership of remote CBT training and supervision. This partnership continues to serve the mission of both organizations, as the…
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What Organizational Change Means to Beck Institute

By Lisa Pote, MSW These are times of extreme and constant change.   Without question, it is a challenging and compelling time to be a nonprofit focused on mental health. Our mission of “improving lives worldwide through excellence and innovation in Cognitive Behavior Therapy training, practice, and research” places Beck Institute squarely in the position of forwarding a conversation about what excellence in our field truly means. But more important than conversation…
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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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