Philip C. Kendall, Ph.D., ABBP
||Dr. Kendall is Distinguished University Professor and Laura H. Carnell Professor of Psychology. An active researcher and scholar his CV lists over 650 publications, including over 30 books and over 20 treatment manuals and workbooks. His treatment programs (e.g., Coping cat) have been translated into numerous languages, and he has had over 35 years of uninterrupted grant support from various agencies (e.g., NIMH). Having received many thousands of citations per year, he placed among an elite handful of the most “Highly-Cited” individuals in all of the social and medical sciences. In an analysis of the publications by and citations to all members of the faculty in the 157 American Psychological Association approved programs in clinical psychology, Dr. Kendall ranked 5th. His H factor in early 2016 was 101.
Dr. Kendall has garnered prestigious awards: Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford, inaugural Research Recognition Award from the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, “Great Teacher” award from Temple University, and identified as a “top therapist” in the tristate area by Philadelphia Magazine. He has been president of the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (Division 53) of APA as well as President of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy (AABT, now ABCT). ABCT recognized and awarded him for his “Outstanding Contribution by an Individual for Educational / Training Activities.” In October of this year, he will receive the Aaron T. Beck Award for “Significant and Enduring Contributions to Cognitive Therapy,” awarded by the Academy of Cognitive Therapy.
2016 ATB Award Ceremony Video and Event Photographs