Roger Higgins

Advisory Board

Roger is a Senior Lecturer in Psychological Therapies and Mental Health, who has taught counselling courses in a variety of institutions, including the University of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, where he was also Clinical Director of St Stephen Counselling Center in 2007.

His approach to counselling is primarily Person-Centred, although he works in an integrative way, using elements from other approaches, whilst having a particular interest in Transpersonal Psychologies, Intercultural Therapy, and Spirituality.

He has also carried out research in relation to therapist Self-Care and has developed an online course on this subject for Fordham University in New York, as well as conducting workshops on Self-Care in both the USA and the UK, most recently at the LMU Psychological Therapies' Conference in 2010.

Email: R.Higgins@leedsmet.ac.uk