Scott Bea, Psy.D. is a practitioner of cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy and concentrates his clinical practice on anxiety and mood disorders. Dr. Bea is also Director of Psychotherapy Training in the Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program at Cleveland Clinic. Additionally, Dr. Bea is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine.
Dr. Bea received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Florida Tech in 1986. He graduated following his internship at the Cleveland VA Medical Center. He has authored numerous articles about anxiety conditions, psychotherapy and training primary care physicians to make appropriate psychotherapy referrals.
Dr. Bea enjoys speaking to a wide variety of audiences. In particular, he enjoys helping others develop attitudinal strategies designed to reduce worry, limit frustration and promote a sense of contentment. Finally, Dr. Bea frequently consults with the news media in order to convey psychological concepts to the general public.
cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy, generalized anxiety, media psychology, motivational speaking, Panic Disorder, psychology of performance, social anxiety disorder, treatment of anxiety disorders including obsessive-compulsive disorder