14th March
Is Christianity the new Stoicism?
St Albans Cathedral Study Centre

20th April - 8th June
Psychotherapy & Psychology course
The Idler Academy, London
Monday evenings, examining first few years, ancestors, dreams, relationship styles, psychological types, spiritual paths. Full details online.

16th May
Philosophy As Therapy
The School of Life, London

23rd - 24th May
How The Light Gets In

30th July - 2nd Aug
Port Eliot Festival
St Germans, Cornwall






Mark Vernon is a psychotherapist, writer and teacher. He’s written books on friendship, love, wellbeing, belief, spirituality, science and the philosophy of the everyday.

His articles and reviews on religious, philosophical and ethical themes have appeared in many newspapers and magazines. He also regularly contributes to radio programmes and discussions, notably on the BBC.

He has degrees in physics, theology and a PhD in philosophy, takes part in debates and festivals, also teaching at The Idler Academy and The School of Life in London.

Mark works as a psychodynamic psychotherapist in his London private practice, as well as at the Maudsley Hospital. For more information please click here.

Podcast discussions with Rupert Sheldrake