Richard Hill, MA, Med, MBMSc


Richard Hill, MA, MEd, MBMSc, is a practicing psychotherapist/counsellor, an author, educator, and professional supervisor. He is acknowledged internationally as an expert in human dynamics, communications, the brain and the mind and is a regular speaker around the globe. He has developed special training courses for suicide prevention and is the originator of the Curiosity Oriented Approach. His work with Ernest Rossi, PhD has led to the publication of The Practitioner’s Guide to Mirroring Hands in late 2017. Mirroring Hands is not only about the technique first developed by Rossi, but also a complete approach to therapeutic practice. This is described as a Client-Responsive therapeutic. He is President of the Global Association of Interpersonal Neurobiology Studies (GAINS), a select member of the International Psychosocial Genomics Research Group, director of the Mindscience Institute and, Managing Editor of The Neuropsychotherapist. He holds Masters degrees in Arts; Education; and Mind and Brain Sciences. His other books include, Choose Hope and How the ‘real world’ Is Driving Us Crazy! as well as numerous articles, journal papers and book chapters, including Perspectives on Coping and Resilience and Strengths Based Social Work Practice in Mental Health, published worldwide.