Weekly to 7th March
Introduction to ancient philosophy
The Idler Academy, London

18th March
Consciousness from Homer to Plato
with Jeremy Naydler, Sheffield, UK

1st April
Psychotherapy and Spirituality
Psychotherapy UK, Manchester

8th April
Nomad Gathering
Nottingham, UK


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



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Discussions on science and religion with Rupert Sheldrake.

The Idler Guide To Ancient Philosophy

"Impressively clear and succinct." Tim Lott

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Mark Vernon is a psychotherapist, writer and teacher.

His psychotherapy work is based in his London private practice, as well as at the Maudsley Hospital. For more information on personal therapy please click 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.