Nebraska Authors

Gary Emery

AKA: Dr. Gary Emery

Born 1942 Omaha, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
Los Angeles, CA

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Cognitive Therapy; Psychology


Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1966, California State University, Long Beach, CA
Master of Arts Degree, 1969, California State University, Long Beach, CA
Master of Science Degree in Counseling, 1972, Creighton University, Omaha, NE
PhD., 1977, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


Clinical Psychologist and Therapist
Professor of Clinical Psychology
Visiting Lecturer at Oxford University, ENGLAND
Training Supervisor, Veteran's Administration, Palo Alto, CA
Research Consultant

Places Worked

Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Los Angeles Center for Cognitive Therapy, Director 1979--
Clinical Professor at University of California-Los Angeles and University of Southern California, 1982--
Veteran's Administration, Palo Alto, CA


American Psychological Association
Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy


Cognitive Therapy of Depression. 1979. (co-author with Aaron T. Beck, A. John Rush and Brian F. Shaw)
Cognitive Therapy: A Guide to Therapy and Training. 1980. (co-author with Aaron T. Beck)
A New Beginning: How You Can Change Your Life Through Cognitive Therapy. 1981.
New Directions in Cognitive Therapy. 1981. (co-editor)
Cognitive Therapy of Alcohol and Drug Dependency. 1981.
Own Your Own Life: How the New Cognitive Therapy Can Make You Feel Wonderful. 1982.
Controlling Your Depression Through Cognitive Therapy. 1982.
Cognitive Therapy of Anxiety and Phobic Disorders. 1985. (co-author with Aaron Beck)
Rapid Relief from Emotional Distress: A New, Clinically Proven Method for Getting Over Depression & Other Emotional Problems Without Prolonged or Expensive Therapy. 1986.
Rapid Cognitive Therapy for the Treatment of Stress. 1987.
Stress Free Home Study Course. 1987.
Overcoming Anxiety: A Program for Self Management. 1987.
Getting Undepressed: How a Woman Can Change Her Life Through Cognitive Therapy. 1988.
The Second Force. 1990.
The Positive Force: Overcoming Your Resistance to Success. 1992.
Overcoming Depression: Therapist Protocol. 1999.
Anxiety Disorders and Phobias: A Cognitive Perspective. 2005 (co-authored with Aaron Beck)

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