Several benefits are afforded to our members to facilitate acquisition of professional knowledge and competence in general aspects of the cognitive and behavioral therapies.
ABCT members have other opportunities to get more involved, which you can learn about here.
As a service to its members and to others interested in behavior therapy and cognitive behavior therapy, ABCT has included helpful website links to SIGs and organizations with similar interests and goals.
A Fellowship status is a high honor bestowed by ABCT to distinguished members.
The ABCT Awards Program recognizes and salutes individuals for their contributions to the field of behavioral and cognitive therapy and the institutions that have helped to train many of these very people.
CBT is already a mature field, often being the approach someone seeking treatment specifically names, and a young enough field to still have many of the first influential thinkers, researchers, and practitioners among us.
Our vision is to highlight the most influential international CBT researchers and clinicians-- people who have made a major contribution to research and clinical practice and those who are just becoming known in our organizations.
The ABCT Ambassador and Student Ambassador programs are designed to advance participation, membership and identity with the association at the local level.
Promoting human well-being and to reduce human suffering through the development and dissemination of evidence-based psychological interventions grounded in the behavioral and cognitive sciences.