Dr Roger Bretherton
Principal Lecturer for Enterprise
School of Psychology, University of Lincoln

Dr Roger Bretherton is a Clinical Psychologist trained in numerous psychological therapies that emphasise mindfulness, including Existential Psychotherapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Sensorimotor Psychotherapy and Mindfulness-Based Strengths Practice.

He is Principal Lecturer for Enterprise in the School of Psychology at the University of Lincoln and Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. He is a regular speaker in churches and conferences, and is currently chair of BACiP (the British Association of Christians in Psychology).

He also works in consultancy with a variety of commercial and public sector organisations. And has written numerous articles and book chapters. His short book, The God Lab: 8 spiritual experiments you can try at home, is an experiential guide to the beatitudes in Matthew’s gospel. His recent book (co-edited with Joanna Collicutt and Jenifer Brickman), Being Mindful Being Christian, explores the tradition of mindful practice in Christianity and its application in church life today.

He is part of Alive Lincoln church, and sits on the board of the Fusion national student network. He is married to Marie-Claire, and has two sons, Leo and Tom.

Mindful Living Show Panel Session
Friday 2nd June
Session Title: Can mindfulness offer a Spiritual path in the 21st Century?