Dr. Linda Harper

Clinical psychologist

Linda HarperLinda Harper, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist, workshop leader and international speaker. As the founder of Blessed Bonds, a foster-based organization, she understands the unique challenges of following one's heart to help animals. Linda facilitates the monthly pet loss support group for the Chicago Veterinary Medical Association and leads the Giving Heart Retreat with Faith Maloney at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary.

She is the author of “The Power of Joy in Giving to Animals,” “Eat: A Guide to Discovering Your Natural Relationship with Food” and “Give to Your Heart's Content ... Without Giving Yourself Away.” In addition to customized workshops and presentations, Linda (harperhelper.com) offers individual consults (through Skype and phone) to help animal lovers manage the emotions and stress that come with giving to animals.

Friday, July 15, 2016
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Hearts Larger than Hands: Keeping Burnout to a Minimum