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John Ludgate, PhD

Licensed Psychologist/Psychotherapist

Private Practice


John Ludgate, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist who has worked as a psychotherapist for almost 30 years. He trained at the Center for Cognitive Therapy in Philadelphia under Dr. Aaron Beck, the founder of Cognitive Therapy, and is a Founding Fellow of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy. He subsequently became assistant director of training at Dr. Beck’s Center. His current practice consists largely of treating clients referred with mood problems and/or anxiety conditions at the Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Center of Western North Carolina in Ashville, North Carolina.

John is a native of southern Ireland and obtained a master’s degree in clinical psychology from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, and a PhD from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland in 1990. In the early 1990s, Dr. Ludgate was a research clinical psychologist at the University of Oxford in England and served as cognitive therapist in several outcome studies of panic disorder, agoraphobia, social phobia and hypochondriasis.

He authored Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Relapse Prevention for Depression and Anxiety (Professional Resources Press, 2009) and was co-editor with Wright, Thase and Beck of Cognitive Therapy with Inpatients: Developing a Cognitive Milieu (Guilford Press, 1993). His other books include Overcoming Compassion Fatigue (PESI, 2014 co-authored with Martha Teater) and The CBT Couples Toolbox (PESI, 2018). He has written numerous journal articles and book chapters in the field of Cognitive Behavior for Anxiety and Depression. He has presented many seminars and workshops on cognitive behavioral approaches, both nationally and internationally.

 

Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: Dr. John Ludgate is the owner and President of CBT Training & Consultancy, Inc. He has an employment relationship with the Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Center of WNC. He receives a speaking honorarium and recording and book royalties from PESI, Inc. Dr. Ludgate receives royalties as a published author. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Dr. John Ludgate is a member of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and the Association for the Advancement of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy.

Advanced CBT Strategies for Chronic or Recurrent Depression & Anxiety


Faculty:
John Ludgate, PhD
Duration:
1 Hour 52 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Jan 08, 2016
Product Code:
POS046505
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$49.95 - Standard

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Intensive Training Course


Faculty:
John Ludgate, PhD
Duration:
18 Hours 1 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Nov 29, 2017
Product Code:
POS048940
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$599.95 - Standard

CBT: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Techniques for Everyday Clinical Practice


Faculty:
John Ludgate, PhD
Duration:
5 Hours 59 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Jul 26, 2016
Product Code:
POS050665
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$199.95 - Standard

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Intensive Training Course


Faculty:
John Ludgate, PhD |  Richard Sears, PsyD, PhD, MBA, ABPP
Duration:
18 Hours 9 Minutes
Copyright:
Nov 20, 2017
Product Code:
CRS001223
Media Type:
Online Course
Price:
$399.95 Standard - $629.95

Professor Windy Dryden’s Single Session Therapy Master Class


Faculty:
Windy Dryden |  John Ludgate, PhD
Duration:
9 Hours 37 Minutes
Copyright:
Aug 18, 2021
Product Code:
UKC001511
Media Type:
Online Course
Price:
$499.95 - Standard

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