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Confer
Online continuing education for psychologists
Confer Speakers

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
Tea with Winnicott
Author: Professor Brett Kahr

Donald Winnicott is currently the most popular author in contemporary psychoanalysis. His writings are cited in bibliographies even more frequently than those by Sigmund Freud. And yet how many mental health professionals have actually managed to read and digest the nearly twenty published volumes of Winnicott’s books, chapters, essays, reviews, and letters?... read more...
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Professor Peter Fonagy

Professor Peter Fonagy considers the research to show what treatments are most effective when working with children and adolescents suffering from anxiety, ADHD, depression, relationship and conduct problems... view...

Did you know?
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...