Stoicism and Philosophy for Wellbeing Courses Residential
 

Stoicism and the Art of Living: The Way of the Stoic

Sunday 27th 

until Wednesday 30th November 2022. [Somerton, Somerset]

This retreat will lay the foundations of Stoicism as a guide to life by focusing on the basic tenets of Stoic practice.  Using lectures, discussion and meditation, we will explore the Stoic concepts of ‘Living in agreement with nature,’ the three lived disciplines, the ‘Nature of the good’ and ‘indifferents,’ to see how these might help us to achieve Happiness (Eudaemonia).

Stoicism and the Art of Living: The Discipline of Desire

Tuesday 14th 

until Friday 17th February 2023. [Cockermouth, Cumbria]

This course will increase our understanding of Stoicism as a guide to life by focusing on the first of the three stoic disciplines, the Discipline of Desire. Using lectures, discussion and meditation, we will explore the Stoic framework of fate and free will, their attitude of joyful acceptance, their approach to love and friendship, as well as their ideal of the Sage.

Stoicism and the Art of Living: The Way of the Stoic

Thursday 9th 

until Sunday 12th February  2023. [Consett, County Durham]

This retreat will lay the foundations of Stoicism as a guide to life by focusing on the basic tenets of Stoic practice.  Using lectures, discussion and meditation, we will explore the Stoic concepts of ‘Living in agreement with nature,’ the three lived disciplines, the ‘Nature of the good’ and ‘indifferents,’ to see how these might help us to achieve Happiness (Eudaemonia).