F. Michler Bishop

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Job title: 

Associate Professor
Addictive Behaviors, Clinical, Counseling, Cognitive & Experimental Psychology

Phone: 

(516)628-5051

E-mail: 

bishopf@oldwestbury.edu

Building: 

New Academic Building

Room: 

2047

Courses taught: 

  • PY2010 Introduction to Psychology
  • PY3110 Research Methods I
  • PY3310 Abnormal Human Behavior
  • PY3330 Psychology of Addictions
  • PY4320 Counseling Psychology
  • PY5310 Approaches to Psycholtherapy
  • PY5320 Advanced Issues in Clinical Psychology

Education: 

Degrees:

  • 1989 Postgraduate Fellowship, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy - Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY
  • 1983 M.A., M.Phil., & Ph.D. Human Learning and Cognition - Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • 1972 M.A. Psychology - The Graduate Faculty, The New School, New York, NY
  • 1965 M.S. Education - New York University, New York, NY
  • 1963 B.A. Economics - Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

Awards:

  • 2003 New York State Psychological Association, Distinguished Service to Psychology - Fellow, APA, Division 50, Society of Addiction Psychology

Select publications & presentations: 

Publications:

[17] Bishop, F. M. (submitted). Overdrinking (Unintentional Binge Drinking) in a Community Sample. Health Psychology Open.

[16] Bishop, F. M. (2018). Self-guided Change: The Main Form of Maintained Health Behavior Change. Health Psychology Open. journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/2055102917751576

[15] Bishop, F. M. (2016). Relapse Prediction: A Meteorology-Inspired Mobile Model. Journal of Health Psychology Open. http://hpo.sagepub.com/content/3/2/2055102916665934.full

[14] Bishop, F. M. (2014). “An Integrated REBT/CBT Approach to the Treatment of Addicted Offenders,” in R. C. Tafrate & D. Mitchell, eds., Forensic CBT: A handbook for clinical practice. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley.

[13] Bishop, F. M. (2012). “Helping Couples Deal with Addictions and Compulsions,” in A. Vernon, ed., Cognitive and rational-emotive behavior therapy for couples. New York: Springer Publishing.

[12] Bishop, F. M. (2008). “Alcohol Abuse,” in M. Hersen & J. Rosqvist, eds., Handbook of assessment, conceptualization and treatment (HACT). New York: John Wiley.

[11] Bishop, F. M. (2002). “Brief Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions for Substance Abuse,” in F. Bond & W. Dryden, eds., Brief Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy. London: John Wiley.

[10] Bishop, F. M. (2001). Managing Addictions: Cognitive, Emotive, and Behavioral Techniques. Northvale, NJ: Jason Aronson. 

[9] Bishop, F. M. (2001). Hurrah for Research! What Would My Practice Look Like Without the Benefits of Research? The Addictions Newsletter, APA, Division 50, XIII, 2.

[8] Bishop, F. M. (2000). Helping Clients Manage Addictions with REBT. Journal of Cognitive Behavioral and Rational Emotive Therapy, 18, 3, 127-151.

[7] Bishop, F. M. (1998). “Wellness in the Workplace: A Fourfold Path,” in S. Klarreich, ed., Handbook of Organizational Health Psychology. Toronto, ON: Psychological Press.

[6] Horvath, A. T. & Bishop, F. M. (eds.) (1996). S.M.A.R.T. Recovery Coordinator’s Manual. Beechwood, OH: SMART. Recovery.

[5] Horvath, A. T. & Bishop, F.M. (eds.) (1996). S.M.A.R.T. Recovery Member’s Manual. Beechwood, OH: SMART. Recovery.

[4] Bishop, F. M. (1995). "S.M.A.R.T. Recovery/Rational Recovery Update," The Addictions Newsletter, APA, Division 50, II, 2.

[3] Bishop, F. M. (1995). "Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy and Two Self-Help Alternatives to the 12-Step Model," in A. Washton, ed., Psychotherapy and Substance Abuse: A Practitioner's Handbook. New York: Guilford.

[2] Bishop, F. M. (1994). "Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy: A Non-A.A. Option," Behavioral Health Management, January/February.

[1] Bishop, F. M. (1989). "Computer-Enhance Collaborative Learning," Student Computing Access Program: Innovations in Instructional Computing. Proceedings of the 1989 Spring Conference, SUNY Computing Officers Association.

Professional Activities:

[92] Workshop Leader, “Becoming a More Effective Therapist: Integrating REBT and DBT,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, April 27, 2018. 

[91] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: An Integrative, Evidence-based Approach,” Instituto Albert Ellis de Colombia, Cali, Columbia, February 16-17, 2018.

[90] Keynote Talk, International Society for the Teaching and Improvement of Dialectical Behavior Therapy, 21st Annual Conference, San Diego, CA, November 16, 2017.

[89] Workshop Leader, “An Integrated, Evidence-based Approach to Managing Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, November 10, 2017. 

[88] Chair, “Integrative Psychotherapies for Addictions,” 9th International Congress of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, July 1, 2017.

[87] Workshop Leader, “Motivational Interviewing for Individuals and Groups,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, April 7, 2017. 

[86] Workshop Leader, “An Integrated, Evidence-based Approach to Managing Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, November 18, 2016. 

[85] Panelist, “SMART Recovery Evidence-based Practice: Art AND Science,” NASW-NYC Addictions Institute, New York, NY, June 8, 2016.

[84] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: An Integrative, Evidence-based Approach,” San Jose, Costa Rica, Center for REBT/CBT, April 22 & 23, 2016. 

[83] Workshop Leader, “Motivational Interviewing for Individuals and Groups,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, March 18, 2016. 

[82] Panel Chair, “The Healing Power of Web-based and Mobile Technologies,” Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, Ill., November 14, 2015.

[81] Panelist, “It’s Just Pot: Best Practices for Conceptualizing and Treating Marijuana Use in a Changing Societal and Clinical Landscape. Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, Ill., November 14, 2015.

[80] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: An Integrative, Evidence-based Approach,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, October 23, 2015. 

[79] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: An Integrative, Evidence-based Approach,” Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Program, Naval Hospital, Jacksonville, Fl., September 24 & 25, 2015. 

[78] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: An Integrative, Evidence-based Approach,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, July 19, 2015. 

[77] Panelist, “SMART Recovery: A Stellar Example of Integration in Action,” Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration Conference, June 21, 2015.

[76] Workshop Leader, “Using Integrative Psychotherapy to Accelerate ‘Maturing Out,’” Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration Conference, June 20, 2015.

[75] Panelist, “Including the Treatment of Addictions in Your Private Practice,” Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration Conference, April 12, 2014.

[74] Workshop Leader, “Treating Multiple Clients with Multiple Diagnoses: An Integrative, Evidence-based Approach,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, April 4, 2014. 

[73] Workshop Leader, “Combining Motivational Interviewing and REBT,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, February 28, 2014. 

[72] Panelist, “Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Forensic Settings,” Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Nashville, TN, November 23, 2013.

[71] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: Evidenced-based Treatments,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, November 8, 2013.

[70] Lecture, “REBT with Selected Psychiatric Disorders,” Ankara, Turkey, October 26, 2013

[69] Workshop Leader, “REBT Primary,” Ankara, Turkey, October 25-27, 2013

[68] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: Evidenced-based Treatments,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, May 24, 2013.

[67] Workshop Leader, “Helping Clients Manage a Bipolar Disorder Over Time: An Integrative, Evidenced-based Approach,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, May 5, 2013.

[66] Workshop Leader, “An REBT-based, Integrative Approach for the Treatment of Addictions,” Centre for Rational and Cognitive Therapies, Brockville, Canada, November 28-30, 2012.

[65] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: Evidenced-based Treatments,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, November 9, 2012.

[64] Workshop Leader, “Motivational Interviewing with Individuals and Groups,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, May 17, 2012

[63] Workshop Leader, “REBT/CBT: Evidence Based Treatments for Trauma and PTSD,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, February 10, 2012

[62] Workshop Co-Leader, four-day workshop, “Advances in Cognitive Behavioral Therapies,” Neuropsychiatric Hospital, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research & Training in Mental Health Abeokuta, Ogun, Nigeria, Jan. 9-12, 2012.

[61] Workshop Leader, “Evidenced-based Treatments for Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, September 23, 2011.

[60] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions,” Turkish Psychiatric Association, Ankara, Turkey, July 3, 2011.

[59] Workshop Leader, “Accelerating Natural Recovery from Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, June 10, 2011.

[58] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions,” Marymount University, Scranton, PA, March 9, 2011.

[57] Workshop Leader, “Couples Therapy: An Integrated Approach.” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, January 21, 2011.

[56] Workshop Leader, “Integrating Motivational Interviewing and REBT/CBT for Under-motivated Clients.” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, October 22, 2010.

[55] Workshop Leader, “A Transdiagnostic Approach to Clients with Multiple Diagnoses: Alcohol and Substance Abuse, Depression, Bi-Polar, Anxiety and Eating Disorders.” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, May 15, 2010.

[54] Keynote Address, “Managing Addictions and SMART Recovery®,” Association Francaise de Therapie Comportementale et Cognitive, Paris, France, December 11, 2009.

[53] Workshop Leader, “Moving Forward: A Menu of Evidence-based Treatment Options for Addictions,” Association Francaise de Therapie Comportementale et Cognitive, Paris, France, December 10, 2009.

[52] Panel Leader, “What’s the Difference that Makes a Difference: ACT, CBT, DBT, REBT?” Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Washington, DC, November 21, 2009.

[51] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: A Menu of Evidence-based Treatment Options.” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, November, 12, 2009.

[50] Keynote address, “Evidenced-based Treatments for Addictions,” Comprehensive Approaches to Forensic Rehabilitation, Brockville Mental Health Centre, Brockville, Ontario, October 9, 2009.

[49] Workshop Leader, “REBT/CBT: Evidence Based Treatments for Trauma and PTSD.” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, January 23, 2009.

[48] Workshop Leader, “Neuroplasticity and Human Change: A New Look at OCD and Addictive Behaviors,” Marymount University, Scranton, PA, December 5, 2008.

[47] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions: An Introduction.” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY. November, 10, 2008.

[46] Workshop Leader, “Managing Addictions.” Alabama School of Alcohol and Other Drug Studies, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, March 23, 2008.

[45] Workshop Leader, “Accelerating Natural Recovery,” Marymount University, Scranton, PA, March 9, 2007.

[44] Workshop Leader, “Avances de la Terapia Racional Emotiva y la Terapia Cognitiva,” Lima, Peru, December 1-2, 2007.

[43] Workshop Leader, “Accelerating Natural Recovery,” Marymount University, Scranton, PA, March 9, 2007.

[42] Workshop Leader, “SMART Recovery Therapy,” SMART Recovery® National Training Conference, Boston, MA, November 4, 2006. 

[41] Workshop Leader, “Evidence-Based Treatment Options for Managing Addictions,” SMART Recovery® National Training Conference, Boston, MA, November 3, 2006. 

[40] Workshop Leader, “Evidence-Based Treatment Options for Managing Addictions,” New York University, June 8, 2006. 

[39] Workshop Leader, “Integrating REBT/CBT and Motivational Interviewing,” Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 22, 2006.

[38] Workshop Leader, “REBT/CBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 21, 2006.

[37] Workshop Leader, “Working More Effectively with the Elderly: An Integrated Cognitive Behavioral Approach,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, April 7, 2006.

[36] Workshop Leader, “SMART Recovery® Therapy,” SMART Recovery National Training Conference, Chicago, Ill, November 11-12, 2005.

[35] Workshop Leader, “The Joys of Working the Elderly,” Marymount University, Scranton, PA, November 1, 2005.

[34] Workshop Leader, “The Basics of REBT” and “SMART Recovery’s Points 3 and 4,” SMART Recovery® National Training Conference, Phoenix, AZ, November 12-14, 2004.

[33] Workshop Leader, La Practica Associada de REBT,” November 4-6, 2004, Lima, Peru.

[32] Workshop Leader, “SMART Recovery® and REBT,” Highland Council Chambers, Inverness, Scotland, June 28, 2004.

[31] Panelist, CASA Conference, “So Help Me God: Substance Abuse, Religion and Spirituality,” The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, New York, NY, September 22, 2004.

[30] Workshop Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY,April 23-25, 2004.

[29] Workshop Leader, “REBT and SMART Recovery®,” New Hampshire Department of Corrections, Laconia, NH. November 17, 2003.

[28] Presenter, “Managing Addictions in Private Practice,” Manhattan Psychological Association, New York, NY, May 18, 2003.

[27] Workshop Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Arizona State Correctional Facilities, Phoenix, AZ, February 25-27, 2003.

[26] Workshop Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, March 8-10, 2003.

[25] Workshop Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, March 9-10, 2002. 

[24] Workshop Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Arizona State Youth Correctional Facilities, Phoenix, AZ, February 21-23, 2002.

[23] Workshop Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, February 2, 2002. 

[22] Workshop Leader, “Treating Addictions with CBT/REBT,” Beth Israel Hospital, NY, NY, December 13, 14, 18, 2001.

[21] Workshop Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, November 30, 2001. 

[20] Workshop Leader, “Matching Techniques and Stages of Change,” SMART Recovery® National Training Conference, Milwaukee, WI, November 3, 2001.

[19] Workshop Leader, “Treating Addictions with CBT/REBT,” Beth Israel Hospital, NY, NY, October 25, 26, 30, 2001. 

[18] Workshop Co-Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, October 19-21, 2001. 

[17] Workshop Leader, “Treating Addictions with CBT/REBT,” Beth Israel Hospital, NY, NY, September 20, 21, 25, 2001.

[16] Continuing Education Workshop Leader, “An Integrated Approach for Helping Clients Manage and Overcome Addictions,” American Psychological Association, Annual Convention, San Francisco, August 25, 2001.

[15] Workshop Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Arizona State Correctional Facilities, Phoenix, AZ, June 19-21, 2001.

[14] Public Talk, “How to Change Your Behavior and Maintain that Change,” Phoenix Institute for Rational Thinking and SMART Recovery®, Phoenix, AZ, June 20, 2001.

[13] Workshop Leader, Managing Addictions with REBT, 45th Annual Conference of REBT, Keystone, CO, June 10, 2001.

[12] Workshop Leader, Addictions and Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID, June 1-2, 2001.

[11] Workshop Leader, Assisted Natural Recovery, 33rd Annual Addictions Institute, NYC Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers, May 16, 2001.

[10] Workshop Co-Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, New York, NY, March 9-11, 2001.

[9] Grand Rounds, Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY. Alternative Treatment Approaches February 17, 2001.

[8] Workshop Leader, “New Approaches to the Treatment of Addictions,” Albert Ellis Institute, Atlantic City, NJ, February 2, 2001.

[7] Chair, “Niche Marketing: Expanding Your Practice / Helping More People,” American Psychological Association, Annual Convention, Chicago, Ill., August 21, 1999.

[6] Presenter, “Making More Treatment Options Available to Clients with Addictive Behaviors,” American Psychological Association, Annual Convention, Chicago, Ill., August 21, 1999.

[5] Workshop Leader, “Cognitive, Emotive and Behavioral Approaches to the Treatment of Addictions: An Integrated Approach,” for the Northeast Florida Psychological Association and the Northeast Florida Marriage and Family Counselor Association, Jacksonville, Fla., May 7, 1999.

[4] Keynote Speaker, “Combining Cognitive-Behavioral and Spiritual Approaches,” Recovery Assistance Training Program Foundation, First Annual Conference, Ocean Beach, NJ, April 13, 1999.

[3] Presenter, “What If You Don’t Want to Stop, But You Want to Slow Down?” State University of New York, College at Old Westbury, March 24, 1999.

[2] Presenter, “Treating Addictive Gambling,” New York State Psychological Association Annual Convention, Saratoga, NY, October 9, 1998.

[1] Workshop Co-Leader, “REBT and the Treatment of Addictions,” Manchester Memorial Hospital, Manchester, CN, October 1-2, 1998.