This prestigious organization was formed by leading researchers and clinicians in the fields of cognitive therapy. This organization identifies and credentials mental health professionals around the world who demonstrate the highest competence in cognitive therapy. The academy of cognitive therapy also supports continuing education and research in cognitive therapy and provides resources and information about cognitive therapy for professionals and the general public.
The Beck Institute is the primary training organization for cognitive therapy in the world. It was formed by the founder of Cognitive Therapy, Aaron T. Beck, M.D., and by its current Director, Judith S. Beck, Ph.D. The Beck Institute has various cognitive therapy training programs for mental health and medical professionals who work in outpatient, inpatient, academic, or research settings.
The Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA) is the only national, non-profit membership organization dedicated to informing the public, healthcare professionals and legislators that anxiety disorders are real, serious and treatable. The ADAA promotes the early diagnosis, treatment and cure of anxiety disorders, and is committed to improving the lives of the people who suffer from them.
The Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies is a not-for-profit international membership organization that was founded in 1966. It is an interdisciplinary organization committed to the advancement of a scientific approach to the understanding and amelioration of problems of the human condition. These aims are achieved through the investigation and application of behavioral, cognitive, and other evidence-based principles to assessment, prevention, and treatment.
Mental Help Net is an established and highly regarded internet website dedicated to educating the public about mental health, wellness, and family and relationship issues and concerns. Designed and maintained by Clinical Psychologists since it first launched in November 1995, the site provides scientifically accurate and up-to-date coverage while maintaining an independent editorial stance. News, articles, reviewed links, interactive tests, book reviews, self-help resources, therapist and job listings and even videos make up the varied content to be found in Mental Help Net’s many topic centers.