Associates (CBA) is a group practice founded by Joel L. Becker, Ph.D.
and his associates in 2005 and is one of the largest cognitive-behavior
therapy practices in Southern California. We provide evaluation and treatment for the full range of psychological
empirically supported techniques from a Cognitive Behavioral
Many times a Ph.D. is not enough; a good therapist must have certain skills beyond a degree to provide proper and effective therapy. Use this booklet released by the British Department of Health to better choose an adequately trained cognitive-behavior therapist.
The Cognitive Behavior Therapy Institute offers specialized training in CBT to post-graduate mental health professionals in the Los Angeles area. We strive to remain on the forefront of new researched developments by providing high-level courses on a broad range of CBT topics and developments by maintaining a close relationship with local institutions of higher learning.
All of our coursework qualifies for Continuing Education Units as we are accredited by the American Psychological Association. Read More
Dr. Joel Becker's Teleseminar Bipolar: WhatCBT has to Offer is now available for purchase on audio CD for 1.5 Continuing Education credits.
Gender differences between men and women have long been ignored when addressing physical and mental health concerns. It is important to recognize that women today take on multiple roles (e.g., motherhood, career, spouse, caretaker, business owner), while they must also attend to specific natural psychological and physiological changes that occur with age.