Ellis, Albert

Ellis, Albert

(1913–  ) psychologist, author; born in Pittsburgh, Pa. He studied at Columbia University (Ph.D. 1947), taught at Rutgers University (1948–49), and practiced clinical psychology from 1950. He published many books on psychology and sexual behavior, and is best known as the developer of Rational-Emotive Psychotherapy, which rejects Freudian theories to assert that emotions come from conscious as well as unconscious sources. His books include Sex Without Guilt (1966).
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Ellis, Albert (1962) Reason and Emotion in Psychotherapy.
Virdee, the man who build the Large Hadron Collider: Lyn Evans, the theorist John Ellis, Albert Einstein (1879-1955), the Nobel Prize laureate Carlo Rubbia, and friendly competitors Sebastian White and Albert De Roeck.
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