Jane Duncan Rogers, author of Gifted By Grief: A True
Story of Cancer, Loss and Rebirth, believes passionately that society needs
to be more open about grief, death and dying.
She says, “To be sticking our heads in the sand and finding these topics
difficult to mention is complete madness, given we are all going to be affected
by them sooner or later. It’s my intention to open up conversations about these
topics and bring them out of the closet.”
Having worked for
over twenty five years in the personal growth industry as a counselor,
psychotherapist and group leader, and owned Oxfordshire’s largest complementary
health clinic, author, coach and speaker Jane has helped hundreds of clients
around the world to transform their lives and business. Since her husband’s
death in 2011 she also brings her unique insight to those affected by loss of
Jane is known for
her honest and refreshing look at life, which combined with her wild wisdom and
natural compassion and understanding, makes it easy for her clients to open up
and feel deeply heard. This allows the
movement forward that is being sought, and the context for miracles to happen.
trained personally in 1990 with Louise L Hay, founder of Hay House publishers
and author of the famous book, You Can
Heal Your Life ®. An award winning coach, she has worked all over the
world with individuals and small organisations to help them adopt a very
different way of living and working.
She published Choose Your Thoughts, Change Your Life
in 1997, and co-authored with her husband, Philip Rogers, 60 Ways to Lose/Keep your Lover (2001). She has been writing a blog,
Wild Wisdom, since 2009.
Jane is associated
with the world-renowned Findhorn Foundation; spiritual community, eco-village
and learning centre in the Highlands of Scotland. She sings and performs in a
well-known womens acappella group and is often to be found on early morning
walks in the woods, before her regular meditation practice in one of the
sanctuaries belonging to the Foundation.