Category: Press Releases
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.
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.
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.
Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy announced today that they will be holding their CBT training workshops virtually throughout the remainder of the year. After holding workshops online since mid-March, the organization has extended the decision in order to prioritize the health and safety of its faculty, staff and trainees.
Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy announced the new Beck Institute Center for Recovery-Oriented Cognitive Therapy (CT-R) on Saturday. Beck Institute President and co-founder, Dr. Judith S. Beck, delivered the announcement at the annual Beck Institute Summit, an international conference which presents cutting-edge Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) research and treatment.