47th CONGRESS OF THE EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR BEHAVIOURAL AND COGNITIVE THERAPIES
13 - 16 SEPTEMBER 2017 / LJUBLJANA - SLOVENIA
Organized by Turkish Association Of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies

Keith Dobson

Dr. Keith Dobson

Dr. Dobson is a Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Calgary in Canada.  His research has focused on both cognitive models and mechanisms in depression, and cognitive-behavioural therapy for depression.  Dr. Dobson's research has resulted in over 230 published articles and chapters, 14 books, and numerous conference and workshop presentations.  Recent work includes two DVD series, Evidence-based practice of CBT (with D. Dobson, Guilford press, 2016) and The therapeutic relationship in cognitive behavior therapy: The Heart and Soul of Effective Practice (with Kazantzis & Dattilio, Guilford Press, 2016).Dr. Dobson has been actively involved in organized psychology in Canada, including a term as President of the Canadian Psychological Association.  He is a Past-President of both the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, and the International Association for Cognitive Psychotherapy.  Dr. Dobson is also a Principal Investigator for the Opening Minds program of the Mental Health Commission of Canada, with a focus on stigma reduction related to mental disorders in the workplace. Among other awards, he has been given both the Canadian Psychological Association's Award for Distinguished Contributions to the Profession of Psychology, and the Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributions to the Science of Psychology.

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