Cape Cod Institute
Behavior OnLine Forums  
The gathering place for Mental Health and
Applied Behavior Science Professionals.
Become a charter member of Behavior OnLine.

Go Back   Behavior OnLine Forums > BOL Forums > Cognitive Therapy


Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread October 21st, 2005, 09:51 PM
James Pretzer James Pretzer is offline
Forum Leader
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 283
Default Uproar at the Ellis Institute

If you read the New York Times or New York Post, you may have seen recent stories about a “coup” at the Albert Ellis Institute – Ellis has been ousted (at age 92), ostensibly because of excessive medical expenses, and has sued the Institute for reinstatement and damages.

According to a letter that Ray DiGiuseppe posted to a REBT listserv, the board of the Institute was forced to act because excessive benefits paid to Ellis threatened the non-profit status of the Institute. He says that the board has great admiration and respect for Ellis but that they must act to protect the future of the Institute.

Ellis (not surprisingly) sees things differently. For his side of the story, see
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:25 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 1995-2004 Behavior OnLine, Inc. All rights reserved.