Whay has Rational Emotive Therapy been renamed Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy?

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  1. Although I am familiar with REBT, I do not know why the name was changed. However, I searched Google under the key words "'Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy' history" to get these possible sources: (Search within each one for "Rational Emotive Therapy".)

    Possibly it is because he added D (Disputing irrational thoughts) and E (Evaluating the effect to develop a new way of thinking) to his A-B-C model.

    In the future, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words to do your own search. Also see

    I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

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