Leslie K. Rogers, MSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and is a Level II trained AEDP therapist in private practice in McLean, VA and Washington, DC. As a member of the AEDP Metro DC Steering Committee, she takes great pleasure in seeing the AEDP community grow. Her background includes extensive training in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy and EMDR, which also reflect the experiential, relational and emotional aspects of AEDP. She especially identifies with the AEDP core value that humans are innately hard wired to heal and grow. She works with individuals and couples and has in-depth experience with trauma. Her previous work experience includes substance abuse, parenting and community organization. She was an adjunct professor at Fairfield University graduate school teaching trauma and crisis intervention. She can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.