Robert J. Berchick, Ph.D, ABPP has been a practicing psychologist since 1975.  He was an original staff member of the clinics started by the renowned Aaron T. Beck, founder of cognitive therapy at the University of Pennsylvania.  In his work at the clinics, Dr. Berchick had the opportunity to participate in early, influential research on cognitive therapy and to supervise many individuals who have themselves became  leading researchers, clinicians, and educators in this innovative form of psychotherapy.  From 1982 to 1990, Dr. Berchick served as Clinical Director of Beck's University of Pennsylvania's Center for Cognitive Therapy.  Dr. Berchick then developed a vibrant and multifaceted private practice: which among other professional activities, included teaching, research, consulting, as well as specialized clinical services.  He integrated Gestalt, Behavioral Activation, Mindfulness and Dialectic Behavioral approaches into his practice.  Dr. Berchick is board certified in  Behavioral and Cognitive Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology.

As of 2004 the scope of Dr. Berchick's professional practice has been limited.

Dr.  Robert Berchick

Dr. Berchick Specializes in Treating The Following Disorders:
  •  Anger
  •  Depression,
  •  Eating Disorders
  •  Emotional Disorders
  •  Marital Therapy
  •  Phobias
  •  Stress
  •  Suicide
  •  Anxiety

  Ages Treated: 
                  Adolescents to Adults



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