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Default A Partial Listing of Cognitive Therapy Centers

An informal network of independent Cognitive Therapy Centers has developed over the years. Many, but not all, of these centers offer some form of training in Cognitive Therapy.

Note: If you would like to correct a listing or if you would like to add a Center which is not yet listed, please send a note with the necessary information to

Disclaimer: To the best of my knowledge, these programs are each headed by trained Cognitive Therapists. However, I can't personally vouch for all of these programs. Use your own professional judgement.


* Melbourne - Centre for Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 45 Balcombe Rd., Mentone 3195, Melbourne Australia,


* Cognitives Therapies Brazilian Society (Prof. Armando Ribeiro das Neves Neto)


* Toronto - Toronto Center for Cognitive Therapy (Greg Dubord, MD) Scotia Plaza, 49th Floor, Toronto, ON M5H 4A2 Phone: (416) 777-6699 email:


* Center for Cognitive and Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (Daniel David, Ph.D.) Gh. Bilascu street, No. 37, 3400 Cluj-Napoca, Romania. E-mail:

New Zealand

* Hastings - New Zealand Centre for Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (Wayne Froggatt) PO Box 2292, Stortford Lodge, Hastings, New Zealand. Phone: 64-6-870-9963 Fax: 64-6-870-9964 Email:

United Kingdom

* Oxford - Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre (Melanie Fenell, Ph.D.) Dept Clinical Psychology, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK Tel: 00 44 1865 223986 Fax: 00 44 1865 226411

United States


* Birmingham - Alabama Center for Cognitive Therapy (Mitchell Dixon, Ph.D.) 7 Huddle Drive, Suite C, Birmingham, AL 35243 Phone: 205-967-6611


* Scottsdale - Center for Cognitive Therapy (Susan Westover, Ph.D.) 6991 E. Cammelback, Suite B-302, Scottsdale, AZ 85251 Phone: 480-949-7995


* Fremont - Center for Cognitive Therapy (John Write, Ph.D.) 39025 Sandale Drive, Fremont, CA 34538

* La Jolla - La Jolla - Center for Cognitive Therapy (Craig Weise, Ph.D., Brenda Johnson, Ph.D., & A. Thomas Horvath, Ph.D.) 8950 Villa La Jolla Drive, Suite 1130, La Jolla, CA 92307, 858-450-0460, FAX 455-0141,,,

* Los Altos - Cognitive Therapy Center of Northern California (Delores Gallagher-Thompson, Ph.D., Larry Thompson, Ph.D.) 745 Distal Dr, Suite F, Los Altos, CA 94022 Phone:415-855-9437

* Huntington Beach - Center for Cognitive Therapy (Christine Padesky, Ph.D. & Kathleen Mooney, Ph.D.) PO Box 5308, Huntington Beach, CA 92615-5308 Phone: 714.963.0528, Fax: 714.963.0538, email:

* Oakland - Center for Cognitive Therapy (Jacqueline Persons, Ph.D.) 5435 College Ave., Suite 102, Oakland, CA 94818-1502 Phone: 415-652-4455

* San Diego - Cognitive Therapy Institute (James L. Shenk, Ph.D.) 3262 Holiday Court, Suite 220, La Jolla, CA Phone: (858) 450-1101,

* Sebastapol - Center for Cognitive Therapy of Sonoma and Marin (China Dusk, MSW), 858 Gravenstein Highway, South, Sebastopol, CA Phone: 707-829-9470


* Denver - Cognitive Therapy Center of Denver (James Meyer, Ph.D.) 2055 S. Oneida St. - Suite 264; Denver, Co. 80224 (303)639-9337 )

District of Columbia

* Washington, D.C. - Washington Center for Cognitive Therapy (Vincent Greenwood, Ph.D.) 5225 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 501, Washington, D.C. 20015 Phone:202-244-0260


* Clearwater - Florida Center for Cognitive Therapy (Michael Greenberg, Ph.D.) 2753 State Road - 580, Suite 103, Clearwarer, FL 34627


* Atlanta - Atlanta Center for Cognitive Therapy (Mark Gilson, Ph.D.) 1772 Century Blvd., Atlanta, Ga 30345 Phone: 404 248 1159 Training program phone number for professionals : 800 789 2228 Fax: 404 248 9776 email:


* Chicago - Cognitive Therapy Program (Ira Halper, MD) 1725 W. Harrison Street, Suite 958, Chicago, IL 60612 Phone: 312-226-0300

* Chicago - Center for Cognitive Therapy (Mark Reinecke, Ph.D.) Department of Psychiatry, Northwestern University Medical School, 222 East Superior Street, Suite 200, Chicago, IL. 60611

* Chicago - Cognitive Behavior Therapy Program (Cheryl Carmin, Ph.D.) Dept. of Psychiatry (MC 913), University of Illinois at Chicago, 912 S. Wood Street, Chicago, IL 60612


* Louisville Kentucky Center for Cognitive Therapy (Jesse Wright, MD) University of Louisville School of Medicine, Norton Psychiatric Center, PO Box 35070, Louisville, KY 40232 Voice: 502-629-8880 Fax: 502-7788 E-mail:


* Baltimore - Baltimore Center for Cognitive Therapy (Susan Whalen, Ph.D.) 6303 Greenspring Ave., Baltimore, MD 21209 Phone: 301-365-5959

* Chevy Chase - Cognitive Therapy Center (Lawrence Dalton, Ph.D.) 5530 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 915, Chevy Chase, MD 20815 Phone:301-951-3668

* Bethesda - Washington DC Area Center for Cognitive Therapy (Lawrence Sank, Ph.D., Carolyn Shaffer, Ph.D.) 6310 Winston Drive, Bethesde, MD 20817 Phone: 301-229-3066


* Boston - Cognitive Therapy Research Program (Stephen McDermott, MD) 25 Walnut Street, Wellesley, MA 02481-2106. Phone: 617-742-3939

* Newton Centre - The Center for Cognitive Therapy (Jesse McCutchen, Psy.D.) 10 Langley Road, Suite 200, Newton Centre, MA 02158 Phone: 617-527-3041

New Jersey

* Summit - Cognitive Therapy Center of New Jersey (David Millr, Ph.D. & Wendy Bahavy, LCSW) 49 Maple St., Suite 401, Summit, NJ 07901 Phone: 908-227-1550

New York

* Albany - Center for Cognitive Therapy of the Capital District (Denise McCarthy, Psy.D. & Johnel Bushell, Psy.D.) One Pinacle Place, Suite 207, Albany, NY 12203 Phone: 518-482-1815 e-mail or Dr

* Babylon Village - Long Island Center for Cognitive Therapy (Dominic Candido, Ph.D. & Mark Sisti, Ph.D.) 73 Deer Park Ave, Suite #2, Babylon, NY 11702 631-669-3460

* Brooklyn - Cognitive Therapy Center of Brooklyn (John Winston Bush, Ph.D.) 718-636-5071

* Brooklyn, Bay Ridge - Long Island Center for Cognitive Therapy (Dominic Candido, Ph.D. & Mark Sisti, Ph.D.) 317 Marine Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11209 Phone: 718-491-1320 Fax: 718-680-1883

* Great Neck (on Long Island) - Cognitive Therapy Center of Long Island (William Sanderson, Ph.D. & Janet Klosko, Ph.D.) 11 Middle Neck Road Suite 207, Great Neck, NY 11021 Phone: 516-466-8485

* New York - American Institute for Cognitive Therapy (Robert Leahy, Ph.D.) 136 East 57th Street, Suite 1101, New York, NY 10022 Tel: 212 308 2440 E-Mail,

* New York - Cognitive Therapy Center of New York (Jeffrey Young, Ph.D.) 3 East 80th Street, New York, NY 10021

* New York - Manhattan Cognitive Behavioral Associates (Julie Feldman Golovcsenko, Ph.D., Christiane Humke, Ph.D., Nicole A.Schaffer, Ph.D.) 211 East 43rd Street, Suite 2202, New York, NY 10017 212.599.5858

* New York - Long Island Center for Cognitive Therapy (Dominic Candido, Ph.D. & Mark Sisti, Ph.D.) 31 East 12th Street, Suite 1E, New York, NY 10003 Phone: 212-254-0294

* Nyack - Hudson Valley Center for Cognitive Therapy (Christine Ziegler, Ph.D.) 421 North Highland Avenue, Upper Nyack, NY 10960 (845) 353-3399. Email: Web Site:

* Oyster Bay - Long Island Center for Cognitive Therapy (Dominic Candido, Ph.D. & Mark Sisti, Ph.D.) 71 W. Main St., Suite 1, Oyster Bay, NY 11771 Phone: 516-922-2430

* South Seatucket - Long Island Center for Cognitive Therapy (Dominic Candido, Ph.D. & Mark Sisti, Ph.D.) 32 Arbor Ridge Lane, South Seatucket, NY 11720 Phone: 631-696-0480

North Carolina

* Raleigh - Center for Cognitive Therapy of North Carolina (Verne G. Schmickley, PhD) 2412 Basil Drive, Raleigh, NC 27612-2874 Phone:919-676-6711 FAX 919-676-1994 email:

* Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Center of WNC, PA (John W. Ludgate, PhD, FACT) 417 Biltmore Avenue, Suite 2E, Asheville, NC 28801 Phone: 828-350-1177 FAX: 828-350-1188 email: [email}[/email]


* Cleveland - Cleveland Center for Cognitive Therapy (James Pretzer, Ph.D., Barbara Fleming, Ph.D.) 24400 Highpoint Road, Suite 9, Beachwood, OH 44122 Phone 216-831-2500 email:,

* Columbus (with branches in Reynoldsburg & Mt. Vernon) - Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapy of Greater Columbus (Kevin Arnold, Ph.D.) 2121 Bethel Road, Suites C & E, Columbus, OH Phone: 614-459-4490, e-mail


* Philadelphia - Beck Institute (Aaron T. Beck, M.D.; Judith Beck, Ph.D.), 1 Belmont Ave Suite 700, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004. Phone: 610-664-3020

* Philadelphia - Center for Cognitive Therapy (Cory Newman, Ph.D.) University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Phone:215-898-3466


* Nashville - Center for Cognitive Therapy (Denise Davis, Ph.D.) 104 Kenner Ave., Suite 300, Nashville, TN 37205 Phone: 615-269-5005


* Dallas - Center for Cognitive Therapy (Paul Silver, Ph.D.) Glen Lakes Tower, 9400 N. Central Expressway, Suite 1212, Dallas, TX 75235 Phone: 214-373-9605 e-mail


* Wauwatosa - Cognitive Therapy Institute of Milwaukee (Mervin Smucker, Ph.D.) 1220 Dewey Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53213


* Jackson - Cognitive Therapy Program (Joanne Doucette, Ed.D.), 610 West Broadway Suite L02B, Jackson, WY 83001,

Note: If you would like to correct a listing or if you would like to add a Center which is not yet listed, please send a note with the necessary information to

Last edited by James Pretzer; September 27th, 2011 at 09:05 AM. Reason: Update
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Default BT and CBT Organizations Worldwide

Check out these organizations:


Austrian Association for Cognitive and Behavior Therapy - Address: A-1090 Wein, Kolingasse 11/9, email:, website:

Arbeitsgemeinshaft fur Verhaltensmodifikation E. V. - Contact: Mag. Tatjana Rabortschan, Karl Adrianstrasse 3, 5 Stock, Top 44, 5020 Saltzburg, Tel/Fax +43 662 854 138


Association for the Study, Modification, and Therapy of Behavior - Address: Service de Psychologie de la Sante, Boulevard du Rectorat 833, 84000 Liege, email:

Flemish Association of Behavior Therapy - Address: Tienevest 30, 3000 Leuven, email:, website:


Croatian Association for Behavioural Cognitive Therapies - Secretary: Tanja Suboticanec, OS Jurja Habdelica, Velika Gorica, Skolska 1, Fax: +385 (1) 62 21 030, email:


Czech Society for Cognitive Behavior Therapy - Secretary: Frantisek David Krch, Psychiatric Clinic, Ke Karlovu11, 128 00 Praha 2, Fax: +420 2 24 910 577, email:


Danish Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapy - Address: Postboks 413, DK-4700 Naestved, email:,, website:


Estonian Association for Cognitive Behaviour Therapy - Secretary: Liisi Graf, Psychiatric Hospital of the Tartu University Hospitals, Raja 31, Tartu 50417, Estonia, email:


European Association of Behaviour and Cognitive Therapies -


Finnish Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy - Secretary: Merja Metsantahti, Jussintie 3, 37800 Toijala, email:

Finnish Association for Behavioural Analysis and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy - Address: Shy.ri, Itainenkatu 13, 33210 Tampere, President: Tero E Timonen, email:


French Association for Behaviour and Cognitive Therapy - Address: 100, Rue de la Sante, 75674 Paris Cedex 14, email: Web site

Association Francophone de Formation et de Recher en Therapie Comportamentale et Cognitive - Secretary: Odile Lecomte, 10 avenue Gantin, 74150 Rumilly, France email: Web Site


Arbeitsgmeinschaft Fur Verhaltensmodifikation E.V - Address AVM (Deutche), Dr-Haas-Str. 4, 96047 Bamberg President: Rainer Knappe International Representative: Kavin Pohlmann

German Society of Behavioral Medicine and Behaviour Modification - Secretary: R Ulrike Ehlert, Forschungszentrum fur Psychobiologie und Psychosomatik Der Universitat Trier, Universitatsring 15, 54286 Trier

German Association for Behaviour Therapy - Address: Postfach 1343, D-72003 Tuebingen email: Web site:

German Professional Association for Behavior Therapy - Address Salzstrasse 52, D 48143 Muenster email: Web site:


Greek Association for Behavioural Modification and Research - Address: 13, Papadiamantopoulou St., 115 28 Athens email: President: Mika Haritos-Fatouros International Representative: Thomas Kalpakoglou email:

Greek Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapies - Address: 24 Vas. Georgiou St., 546 40 Tessaloniki President and International Representative: Gregoris Simos email:


Guatemalan Group of Cognitive Therapy - Address: 6a avenida A 2-74 zona 10 Edificio Verona Anexo 202, Guatemala City phone: 502 3614327, e-mail


Hungarian Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies - Address: Budapest, Balassa utca.6, 1083 Budapest President: Laszlo Tringer International Contact: Dora Perczel email:


Icelandic Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies - Address: University Counseling Service, University of Iceland, 101 Reykjavik President: Audur R Gunnarsdottir International Representative: Eirikur Orn Arnarson email:


Irish Associarion of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy - Secretary: Mairi Keenleyside, 2 St. Andrews Terrace, Newtown, Waterford Chairman: Charles McHugh International Representative: Andrew Giffney email:


Israeli Association for Behavioural-Cognitive Therapy - Address: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, School of Education, Mount Scopus, c/o POB 10131, Jerusalem 91101, Israel President: Dr. Joop Meijers email:


Italian Association for Behavioural Analysis & Modification, & Behavioural & Cognitive Therapy - Secretary : Vanni Patelli, ASIPSE, v Settembrini 2, 20124 Milano President and International Representative: Paolo Moderato email:

Italian Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapy - Address: via Porlezza 16, I-20123 Milano email: Wesite: President: Giorgio Rezzonico International representative: Francesco Aquilar email:


Veriniging Voor Gedragstherapie - Address: Maliebaan 50b, 3581 CS Utrecht email: President: Jan van de Bout International Representative: Sako Visser email:


Norwegian Association for Cognitive Therapy - Address: Dept. of Psychology, NTNU, 7491 Trondheim President and International Representative: Hans M Nordahl email:


Portugese Association of Behaviour Therapy - Address: APTC, Apartado 9001, 3049 Coimbra, Codex President and International Representative: Jose Pinto Gouvea


Spanish Association of Behavioural Psychology - Address: Apartado de Correos 306118080 Granada email: Website: President: Gualberto Buela-Casal International Representative: Jose L. Arco email:

Catalan Society of Behavioural Research and Therapy - Address: Apartat de Correus num. 11, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona Fax: +34 3 581 23 92 President: Josep Maria Peri International Contact: Barbara Sureda


Swedish Association of Behaviour Therapy - Address: Box 1510, 751 45 Uppsala President and International Contact: Lars-Goran Ost email:


Swiss Association of Behaviour Therapy - Address: SGVT, Golnaz Houchidar, 11, av. du Casino, 1820 Montreaux Tel/Fax: +41 21 963 29 27 President: Dorothea Ritschard


Turkish Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapy - Secretary: Hakan Turkcapar, Menevis 50K 83/15, Ayaranci 06690, Ankara email: President and International Representative: Mehmet Sungur email:

United Kingdom

British Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapy - Address: PO Box 9, Accrington, BB5 2GD, UK email: Website: President: Jan Scott International Representative: Howard Lomas email:

United States

Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy -

Academy of Cognitive Therapy -

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The International Association for Cognitive Psychotherapy maintains a world-wide listing of national and international associations related to CBT. It can be found at http://www.cognitivetherapyassociati...rnational.aspx.
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