‘Father of Cognitive Therapy’ Dr. Aaron Beck Dies at Age 100

American psychiatrist Aaron Beck, considered the father of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), has died at the age of 100 on Nov. 1. Judith Beck, Aaron’s daughter and the president and co-founder of Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, said in a …

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‘Father of Cognitive Therapy’ Dr. Aaron Beck Dies at Age 100

American psychiatrist Aaron Beck, considered the father of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), has died at the age of 100 on Nov. 1. Judith Beck, Aaron’s daughter and the president and co-founder of Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, said in a …

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Nike Gives Head Office Staff Week-Long Mental Health Break

Sportswear giant Nike has given its head office employees a week off to support their mental health amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Matt Marrazzo, Nike senior manager of global marketing science, announced in a LinkedIn post that the head office in …

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Australian Government Invests ‘Historic’ $2.3 Billion to Boost Mental Health Services

The Australian government last May 11 announced that it has invested an additional $2.3 billion in the 2021 federal budget to boost mental health services. Of the funds, $298.1 million will go to suicide prevention efforts and $1.4 billion will …

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France to Offer Free Counseling for Children Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

France will offer free psychological counseling sessions for children and adolescents with mental health difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, President Emmanuel Macron announced on April 14. Macron announced after a meeting with patients and psychologists at the Reims University …

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France to Offer Free Counseling for Children Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

France will offer free psychological counseling sessions for children and adolescents with mental health difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, President Emmanuel Macron announced on April 14. Macron announced after a meeting with patients and psychologists at the Reims University …

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