Inaugural Conference of the Association for Cognitive Bias Modification (ACBM)
Conference chair: Prof. Yair Bar-Haim, School of Psychology, Tel-Aviv University.
ACBM is committed to improving CBM research and application in a manner that reflects scientific rigor, clinical integrity, and dissemination of evidence-based assessment and therapeutics.
In recent years we have witnessed major breakthroughs in cognitive bias modification research and its clinical application. In particular, novel measurement tools, experimental methods, and creative cognitive bias modification protocols for a variety of mental disorders have been developed and tested. Methodological obstacles and implementation difficulties have been fleshed out, and tackling them is leading to major advancements in this up and coming field of research and clinical application.