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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
Bodywise: weaving somatic psychotherapy, ecodharma and the Buddha in everyday life
What can the theory and practice of somatic/body psychotherapy, ecopsychology and Buddhism offer to each other? 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...