Cognitive & Behavioral Consultants of Westchester and Manhattan is a private group practice of internationally recognized mental health professionals who specialize in Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and provide the highest quality of clinical, consultation, and coaching services.  As a group of dedicated clinicians and researchers, we are committed to helping clients identify goals, overcome obstacles, and resolve problems that may be impeding their lives. More >

What is CBT ?

Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) is a structured, problem focused psychological treatment approach in which the therapist works collaboratively with the client and uses specific techniques to improve the client's well being and overall functioning.

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What is DBT ?

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a compassionate, evidence-based treatment for individuals who have significant difficulty regulating emotions and behaviors.

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Books & Videos

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    Dialectical Behavior Therapy For Adolescents

    Rathus, J.H. & Miller, A.L.

    (2014) • Guilford Press

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    Child Maltreatment

    Wekerle, C., Miller, A.L., Wolfe, D.A., & Spindel, C.

    In series Advances in psychotherapy - Evidence-based practice. (2006) • Hogrefe & Huber

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    Treatment Of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

    McGinn, L.K. & Sanderson, W.C.

    (1999) • New Jersey: Jason Aronson, Inc.

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    Dialectical Behavior Therapy For Adolescents With Multiple Problems (DVD)

    Miller, AL

    (2007) • APA Psychotherpay Video Series IX, Children and Adolescents, Hosted by Jon Carlson, PsyD, American Psychological Association

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    Treatment Plans and Interventions for Depression and Anxiety Disorders(2ed)

    Leahy, R L., Holland, S.J.F., & McGinn, L.K.

    (November 2011) • Guilford Press

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    Dialectical Behavior Therapy With Suicidal Adolescents

    Miller, A.L., Rathus, J.H., & Linehan, M.M.

    (November 2007) • Guilford Press

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  • CBC Announcement

    Register Now for the CBT 5-day Foundation Training Program created by Dr. Lata K. McGinn. This workshop was developed in response to multiple requests from clinicians who have begun learning cognitive behavioral therapy through self-study or workshops and are looking to increase their ability to apply CBT concepts and strategies in their current practice. Clinicians also have the opportunity to receive ongoing consultation following the training. The CBT foundational qualifies you to apply to become a Certified Affiliate through the Academy of Cognitive Therapy by providing you with the 40 hours of required training specifically in cognitive therapy.

    July 6th - July 10th

    445 Hamilton Ave, Conference Room – 2nd Fl., White Plains, NY

    For questions about training, including group rates, contact Dr. Colleen Lang at

    Please click here for more information and to register.

  • Educational Presentations

    Dr. Alec Miller has just returned from the 48th Annual American Association of Suicidology (AAS) Conference in Atlanta, GA after presenting a half-day workshop with Dr. James Mazza, PhD title, "Applying DBT to School-Based Settings".

    The workshop identifed a newly developed continuum of providing school-based mental health services in schools that utilizes Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) strategies and skills as the foundation.

    If you'd like to learn more about the American Association of Suicidology, please visit them at

  • Educational Presentations

    Dr. Alec Miller will be presenting, “Dialectical Behavior Therapy with Adolescents: Advances in Research and Treatment” at the 11th Annual Yale NEA-BPD Conference. The “Meeting the Needs of Children and Adolescents with Borderline Personality Disorder Features” conference will be held on Friday, May 1, 2015 at the Sterling Hall of Medicine in New Haven, Ct.

    This year’s conference will address advances in treatment and support for children and adolescents with Borderline Personality Disorder. Dr. Miller’s presentation will provide observers with a deeper understanding of the rational and application of DBT in school settings, as well as offer tools to gain knowledge about the Biosocial Theory and address the etiology and maintenance of emotion dysregulation.

    To attend this conference, visit If you register by April 3rd, you'll also qualify for the Early Bird Registration Discount. For more information about the conference, go to

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Client Reading


What To Do When You Worry Too Much: A Kid's Guide To Overcoming Anxiety

D. Huebner & B. Matthews
Magination Press, 2005

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