The 2nd International Congress of Cognitive-Behavioral Coaching was held in 2016 in Athens, Greece. The second edition was organized by the Hellenic Institute for Rational-Emotive and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (HIRECBT) in collaboration with its Hellenic Center for Cognitive Behavioral Coaching and the International Association of Cognitive Behavioral Coaching (IACBC).

The keynote speakers were:
Arthur Freeman, Ed.D, Midwestern University, USA
Dominic DiMattia, Ph.D., University of Bridgeport, USA
Windy Dryden, Ph.D., Goldsmiths University of London, UK
John Lochman, Ph.D., University of Alabama, USA
Alex Pattakos, Ph.D., Global Meaning Institute, USA
Daniel David, Ph.D., Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
Mehmet Sungur, M.D., Marmara University, Turkey
Tullio Scrimali, M.D., University of Catania, Italy
Oana David, Ph.D., Babes-Bolyai University Romania
Michael E. Bernard, Ph.D., University of Melbourne, Australia
Michael Cavanagh, Ph.D., University of Sydney, Australia
Deborah Beck Busis, M.D., Beck Institute Pensylvania, USA



Dr. Ann Vernon had come to Romania again! IACBC has organized two workshops for professionals.

Workshop 1 – Relationship Conflict: Effects on Children and Adolescents Issues and Intervention Techniques

Workshop 2 – Counseling couples: Practical and innovative cognitive, emotive and behavioral interventions