Philip C. Kendall, Ph.D., ABPP

Dr. Kendall is co-author of the Child Anxiety Tales program. He is a Distinguished University Professor and Laura H Carnell Professor of Psychology at Temple University, where he is also the Director of the Child and Adolescent Anxiety Disorders Clinic. Dr. Kendall is active as a researcher, scholar, and clinician. His CV lists over 450 publications, including over 30 books and over 20 treatment manuals and workbooks. His treatment programs have been translated into dozens of languages, and he has had 30 years of uninterrupted grant support from various agencies. His work has received many thousands of citations, placing him among an elite handful of the most “Highly-Cited” individuals in all of the social and medical sciences. In a recent quantitative analysis of the citations to members of the faculty in the 157 American Psychological Association approved programs in clinical psychology, Dr. Kendall ranked 5th.

Dr. Kendall has garnered prestigious awards: Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, inaugural Research Recognition Award from the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, “Great Teacher” award from Temple University, identified as a “top therapist” in the tristate area by Philadelphia Magazine, and Distinguished Scientific Contribution award from Divison 12 and 53 of the American Psychological Association. He has been president of the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (Division 53) of APA as well as President of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy (AABT, now ABCT). Recently, ABCT recognized and awarded him for his “Outstanding Contribution by an Individual for Educational / Training Activities.”

Child & Adolescent Anxiety Disorders Clinic

Dr. Philip C. Kendall
1701 N. 13th Street
Weiss Hall
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA 19122
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