12th April - 10th May
Introduction to Ancient Philosophy
Idler Academy @ Pedlars, London

12th May
Learning to Die
Royal Trinity Hospice, London

14th May
Family constellations workshop
Camberwell, London

298th - 29th May
How The Light Gets In
Hay-on-Wye, Wales

30th June
Philosophy Slam
The School of Life, London


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.