Christine A. Padesky, Ph.D.^Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Workshop in Kyoto, Japan

Christine A. Padesky,Ph.D.

@Christine A. Padesky, Ph.D., is considered one of the leading cognitive therapy workshop presenters in the world, appreciated for her depth of knowledge, compassion, and good-humored warmth. She has presented over 300 workshops to more than 35,000 professionals throughout North America, Europe and the Pacific as well as 25 workshops with cognitive therapy's founder, Aaron T. Beck, M.D. This is her first workshop in Japan. Her clear, organized and compelling presentations integrate theory, empiricism, creativity, audience interaction and practical skills.
@Padesky is a Distinguished Founding Fellow of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and former President of the International Association for Cognitive Psychotherapy. In 2002, the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) named Dr. Padesky the gMost Influential International Cognitive-Behavioural Therapist.h In 2003 she received recognition for her Distinguished Contribution to Psychology from the California Psychological Association. In 2007 the Aaron T. Beck Institute for Cognitive Studies presented her with its annual award for Excellence in Contributions to Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy. The international Academy of Cognitive Therapy honored her with its 2007 Aaron T. Beck Award for genduring contributions to the field.h
@Dr. Padesky provides consultation to mental health professionals worldwide. She develops CD and DVD training materials (described on her website, that demonstrate cognitive therapy processes and protocols and is a featured therapist in several award-winning educational films. She is co-author of books translated into seventeen languages including Cognitive Therapy of Personality Disorders, Clinician's Guide to Mind Over Mood, and Cognitive Therapy with Couples.  BABCP voted her book best selling cognitive therapy self-help book Mind Over Mood: Change How You Feel by Changing the Way You Think ( the most influential cognitive therapy book of all time.

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