EP17 Speech 08 - Evolution of Cognitive Behavior Therapy - Donald Meichenbaum, PhD
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The presentation will trace the evolution of cognitive behavior therapy, showing the “untold story” and critically evaluate its present status. It will also consider the future intervention of computer technology.
- Trace the origins of cognitive behavior therapy and its changing conception.
- Critically evaluate the relative effectiveness of cognitive behavior therapy.
- Consider future forms of intervention using computer technology.
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Donald Meichenbaum, PhD
Donald Meichenbaum, Ph.D in Clinical Psychology is currently Research Director of Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention, Miami (melissainstitute.org). He is one of the founders of cognitive behavior therapy. He was voted one of the most influential psychotherapists of the 20th century. Latest books include "Roadmap to Resilience" (www.roadmaptoresilience.com) and "Evolution of Cognitive Behavior Therapy: A Personal and Professional Journey."