6th July
Wilderness festival
Cornbury Park, Oxfordshire

29th-31st July
Port Eliot festival
St Germans, Cornwall

29th-31st August

3rd September
Festival No 6
Portmeirion, Wales


Past events on my Blog
When recorded, I post past events on my blog, which includes journalism, essays and other material too.



How it can help, why it works, what to do next.


Another form of therapy & workshops.


Discussions on science and religion with Rupert Sheldrake.

NEW Idler Guide To Ancient Philosophy

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Mark Vernon is a psychotherapist, writer and teacher.

His psychotherapy work is as a psychodynamic psychotherapist in his London private practice, as well as at the Maudsley Hospital. He also runs family constellations workshops. For more information on personal therapy please click here, and for information about constellations here.

He’s written books on friendship, love, wellbeing, belief, spirituality, science and ancient Greek philosophy. His articles and reviews on religious, philosophical and ethical themes have appeared in many newspapers and magazines.

He regularly contributes to radio programmes and discussions, notably on the BBC, takes part in debates and festivals, also teaching at The Idler Academy and The School of Life in London. Some of his classes are available online.