Dr. Arnold A. Lazarus is an award winning, internationally acclaimed professor of psychology,
therapist, author, lecturer, and clinical innovator. A pioneering figure in the field of
modern psychological therapy, he originated the term "Behavior Therapy" in the
professional literature and went on to develop Multimodal Therapy which has been recognized as
one of the most effective forms of cognitive-behavior therapy.
The author of 18 books and hundreds of scholarly and scientific publications, Dr. Arnold Lazarusí
many honors include the American Psychological Associationís Distinguished Psychologist Award,
and Distinguished Professional Contributions Award; the Distinguished Service Award from the
American Board of Professional Psychology; and the first Annual Cummings PSYCHE Award.
A Distinguished Professor Emeritus from Rutgers Universityís Graduate School of Applied and
Professional Psychology, Dr. Arnold Lazarus previously served on the faculties of Stanford
University, Temple University Medical School, and Yale University. Currently the Executive
Director of The Lazarus Institute, Dr. Arnold Lazarus has maintained an active psychotherapy
practice since 1959.
You can contact Dr. Arnold A. Lazarus at The Lazarus Institute or e-mail him at