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Emmy van Deurzen and her daughter Sasha van Deurzen-Smith will run a one day workshop on Creative Living on Saturday 13 April in London. For further information please contact Sasha on office@nspc.org.uk or on 020 76240471

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Emmy’s 2012 workshops and lectures

Emmy van Deurzen Presentations, public lectures, workshops and international teaching Summer 2012 • Kiev, Ukraine: 29 April -3 May: teaching on Existential Skills for the East European Association of Existential Therapists. • London, UK: 1 June: one day workshop on … Continue reading

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Continental Contributions to Happiness and Suffering. In: Oxford Handbook of Happiness.

Continental Contributions to our Understanding of Happiness and Suffering Emmy van Deurzen Middlesex University – London Word Count: 6127 Introduction This chapter considers a number of contributions by continental philosophers who contrast the idea of happiness with the experience of … Continue reading

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Existential Therapy

From Dryden’s Handbook of Individual Therapy (Sage 2006) Existential Therapy Emmy van Deurzen HISTORICAL CONTEXT AND DEVELOPMENT IN BRITAIN Historical context The existential approach is first and foremost philosophical. It is concerned with the understanding of people’s position in the … Continue reading

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