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Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies

  1. Stephanie Schwartz1,
  2. George Ronan2,
  3. Anne Marie Albano3

Published Online: 30 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470479216.corpsy0086

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

How to Cite

Schwartz, S., Ronan, G. and Albano, A. M. 2010. Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York, NY

  2. 2

    Central Michigan University

  3. 3

    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2010

Abstract

Founded in 1966, the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) is an interdisciplinary organization comprised of researchers, psychologists, psychiatrists, physicians, social workers, nurses, and other mental health practitioners and students (located nationally and internationally) who adhere to, develop, evaluate, and disseminate behavioral and cognitive approaches to the assessment and treatment of behavioral and mental health problems.