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Roger Higgins

Roger Higgins is a Senior Lecturer in Psychological Therapies and Mental Health at Leeds Metropolitan University, where he is Co-ordinator of the Wellness Centre Counselling Service. He has a special interest in self-care and the importance of therapists recognizing how they can be affected by their work with clients, physically, psychologically, emotionally, and spiritually, and how they can effectively manage this. He has conducted research, facilitated workshops, and written courses on this subject in both the UK and the USA.

Past and present Confer events
The Therapist's Well-Being - A 5-Day Summer School
Sunday 1 July to Thursday 5 July 2012

Book of the Month
Brett Kahr's Top Ten Psychotherapy Books - 2018
Professor Brett Kahr certainly knows something about the art of authoring books. Over the years he has written or edited twelve volumes, and has served as series editor of some fifty further titles. Earlier this year, he published New Horizons in Forensic Psychotherapy: Exploring the Work of Estela V. Welldon (Karnac Books, 2018)... More >>
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Helen Fisher: The brain in love

Why do we crave love so much, even to the point that we would die for it? To learn more about our very real, very physical need for romantic love, Helen Fisher and her research team took MRIs of people in love and people who had just been dumped... view...

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The Latest Neuroimaging Findings in Borderline Personality Disorder

Altered function in neurotransmitter systems including the serotonin, glutamate, and GABA systems was observed in patients with BPD... read more...