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EP85 Workshop 21 - The Practice of Rational-Emotive Therapy - Albert Ellis, PhD

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Workshops |  Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) |  Psychotherapy
Evolution of Psychotherapy |  Evolution of Psychotherapy 1985
Albert Ellis, PhD
2 Hours 59 Minutes
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Original Program Date:
Dec 14, 1985
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This workshop presents the main techniques of rational-emotive therapy (RET). Live demonstrations will be used to show how techniques are applied.

Educational Objectives:

  1. To list the most important and effective methods of RET
  2. To be able to use RET in clinical practice 

*Sessions may be edited for content and to preserve confidentiality*



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Albert Ellis, PhD, was an American psychologist who in 1955 developed Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT). He held M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in clinical psychology from Columbia University and American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). He also founded and was the President of the New York City-based Albert Ellis Institute for decades.

He is generally considered to be one of the originators of the cognitive revolutionary paradigm shift in psychotherapy and one of the founders of cognitive-behavioral therapies.[2]

Based on a 1982 professional survey of US and Canadian psychologists, he was considered as the second most influential psychotherapist in history (Carl Rogers ranked first in the survey; Sigmund Freud was ranked third).[3][4] Psychology Today noted, "No individual—not even Freud himself—has had a greater impact on modern psychotherapy."[5]