1st annual congress

CBT in the Arab World: Bridging the Gap from the West to the East

Welcome Note:

Dear Friends & Colleagues,
I am honored to invite you to the 1st International Congress for the Egyptian Association of Cognitive Behavior Therapy, which will take place in February 2014 in Cairo and which I am sure will leave a lasting impression on us all.

This innovative scientific event is scheduled to take place at Cairo Marriott Hotel, Egypt, on February 2 7th & 28m & the 1“ of March 2014. You are most cordially invited to join us! The congress theme is "CBT in the Arab World: Bridging the Gap from the West to the East". We will discuss the major theoretical backgrounds & developments in the field of cognitive behavior therapy 7 from clinical practice to research & clinical applications to special interest groups. In addition to a top-rate scientific program, there will be many opportunities for hands-on learning & clinical training as well as exciting social events.

The EACBT 1st Congress aims to introduce CBT theory & techniques to all Arab world. We target workers in the fields of local, national & regional mental health, primary care & public health sectors. It is among our fundamental objectives to stimulate CBT related educational, research, & therapeutic services at national and regional levels and across the Arab world The Congress will be organized in Keynote presentations, scientific symposia, & practical workshops.

As the chairman of the Egyptian Association of Cognitive Behavior Therapy, 1 look forward to welcoming you to Cairo, our revolutionary capital, filled with beautiful architecture & cultural attractions. The Egyptian capital is famous for its hospitality and culture. We are confident that the social events and leisure activities will contribute to the success of the congress.

We look forward to welcoming you all in Cairo in February 2014!

Congress President
Dr. Reham Aly

Congress Honorary President
Prof. Ahmed Okasha

Scientific Program:

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