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Dr Kami L. Schwerdtfeger

Dr Kami L. Schwerdtfeger, Ph.D., LMFT is an Assistant Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy in the Department of Human Development and Family Science at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA. She earned her master's degree in marriage and family therapy from Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, USA and her doctorate from Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, USA. Dr. Schwerdtfeger's current research activities pertain to the effects of trauma on the transition to parenthood and the couple relationship.

Past and present Confer events
Intergenerational Trauma Conference
Thursday 10 - Sunday 13 September 2009

Book of the Month
Grief Works by Julia Samuel

Death affects us all. Yet it is still the last taboo in our society, and grief is still profoundly misunderstood...

In Grief Works we hear stories from those who have experienced great love and great loss - and survived. Stories that explain how grief unmasks our greatest fears, strips away our layers of protection and reveals our innermost selves...
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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...