The IUP Center for Creativity and Change will offer a
one-day seminar, titled “Innovation in
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety and Suicide Prevention,” for its spring
2018 workshop. The presenter will be Amy Wenzel, PhD, ABPP, who is an assistant professor of Psychology in Psychiatry at the
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and an adjunct faculty member at
the Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy.
The event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on Friday, April
13, 2018, at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.
Wenzel is the author or editor of 20 books and
over 100 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, many of which are on
cognitive behavioral therapy. Her research has been funded by the
National Institutes of Health, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention,
and the National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression (now
Brain and Behavior Research Foundation).
Wenzel is a certified
trainer-consultant with the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and trains and
supervises clinicians around the world who are developing competency in CBT.
She has been featured in many video demonstrations filmed by the American
More information about the workshop and registration
can be found on the Center for Creativity and Change website. A discounted early bird registration
will be available until Friday, March 9.