Cory Newman, PhD

Cory Newman, PhD 
Director, Center for Cognitive Therapy 
Professor of Psychology, in Psychiatry 
Department of Psychiatry bio page

Cory F. Newman, PhD is the Director of the Center for Cognitive Therapy, and Professor of Psychology, in Psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Newman is a Diplomate of the American Board of Professional Psychology, and a Founding Fellow of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy. Dr. Newman is a highly active therapist, supervisor and lecturer. He has served both as a protocol therapist and a protocol supervisor in a number of large-scale psychotherapy outcome studies, including the National Institute on Drug Abuse Multi-site Collaborative Outcome Study on Psychosocial Treatments for Cocaine Abuse, and the Penn-Vanderbilt-Rush Treatment-of-Depression Project, among others.

Dr. Newman is an international lecturer, having presented hundreds of cognitive-behavioral therapy workshops and seminars across North America, as well as in South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Dr. Newman is the author of over a hundred articles and chapters on cognitive-behavioral therapy on a wide range of topics, including mood disorders and suicide prevention, personality disorders, substance abuse, clinical supervision, and the therapeutic relationship. He has authored or co-authored six books on cognitive-behavioral therapy, including the volume Core Competencies in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy. Dr. Newman is a past recipient of the Earl Bond award for outstanding mentoring and training of Psychiatry Residents and Fellows, and he was a past recipient of the Outstanding Clinician Award in the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy.

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