The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.
We teach people that they upset themselves. We can't change the past, so we change how people are thinking, feeling and behaving today.
Competition among schools is always a great motivator.- John G. Rowland
As society changes, laws have to change to protect citizens along the way. Sometimes you h...- John G. Rowland
If a thing is worth doing, it is worth doing badly.- G. K. Chesterton
Jewelry takes people's minds off your wrinkles.- Sonja Henie
People may have their opinions about Senator Helms, but he was highly effective and he too...- David Rouzer
|Birth:||27th September, 1913|
|Death:||24th July, 2004|
Albert Ellis (September 27, 1913 – July 24, 2007) was an American psychologist who in 1955 developed Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT). He held M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in clinical psychology from Columbia University and American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). He also founded and was the president emeritus of the New York City-based Albert Ellis Institute.He is generally considered to be one of the originators of the cognitive revolutionary paradigm shift in psychotherapy and the founder of cognitive-behavioral therapies. Based on a 1982 professional survey of U.S. and Canadian psychologists, he was considered as the second most influential psychotherapist in history (Carl Rogers ranked first in the survey; Sigmund Freud was ranked third).Prior to his death, Psychology Today described him as the “greatest living psychologist.
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