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Lawrence Needleman, PhD, ABPP

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1670 Upham Dr
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-7100

Email: needleman.2@osu.edu


Current OSU Appointment

Associate Professor-Clinical, Psychiatry



Needleman, Lawrence. Cognitive Case Conceptualization: A Guidebook for Practitioners. Mawmah, New Jeresy: Lawrence Erlbaum and Associates, January 1999.



2006 - present Diplomate: American Board of Professional Psychology
1994 - 2010 Psychologist: Ohio State Board of Psychology

Chapters in Books

Garner D, Needleman L. "Clinical and research models for treatment of eating disorders." In Body Image, Eating Disorders, and Obesity: An Integrative Guide for Assessment and Treatment. Edited by J. Kevin Thompson. -. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association Press, January 1996.

Garner, D. & Needleman, L.. "Integration and sequencing treatments for eating disorders." In Handbook of Treatment for Eating Disorders. Edited by D.M. Garner & P.E. Garfinkel. -. New York, NY: Guilford Press, January 1997.

Needleman L. "Case conceptualization in predicting and responding to therapeutic difficulties." In Roadblocks in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: Transforming Challenges into Opportunities for Change. Edited by R. Leahy. -. New York, NY: Guilford, January 2003.

Lawrence Needleman. "Case Formulation, Cognitive.." In Encyclopedia of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Edited by A. Freeman, S.H. Felgoise, A.M. Nezu, C.M. Nezu, & M.A. Reinecke. -. New York: Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers, January 2005.

Lawrence Needleman and Cynthia Cushman. "Mindfulness and cognitive behavioral therapy.." In Cognitive-Behavior Therapy with Adults.. Edited by Mark Reinecke & Stefan Hofmann. -. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, January 2010.



1985 B.A., Washington University in St. Louis

1989 M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

1992 Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University



1994 Founding Fellow, Academy of Cognitive Therapy.
2006 Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award. Department of Psychiatry.

Journal Articles

Needleman L, Geller ES. "A comparison of interventions to motivate the worksite collection of home-generated recyclables." American Journal of Community Psychology. Vol. 20, (January 1992.): 775-785.


Professional Activities

2002 - present Director Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Training. The Ohio State University, Department of Psychiatry.