NEWS: Enrolment has now closed and the course has started.
SMRT has been running once or twice a year since 2014. You can read our report on the data from the original program when you enrol for the preliminary section. Just over 500 people took part that year, and thousands more have completed the training since then. This course is free and was developed under the auspices of Modern Stoicism, a nonprofit multi-disciplinary team dedicated to educating people about Stoicism and its applications to modern living.
Enrolment: Enrolments will cease on the course start date (see below).
Start date: Sunday 16th July - Saturday 12th August 2017
Countdown: Course has started.
Incidentally, if you like this course, you may also be interested to know that the Stoicon 2017 conference on Modern Stoicism takes place on Saturday October 14th in Toronto this year, and is followed on Sunday 15th by Stoicon-x Toronto, an optional mini-conference.
Donald is a trainer and writer, with over twenty years’ experience. He’s a specialist in teaching evidence-based psychological skills, and known as an expert on the relationship between modern cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) and and classical Greek and Roman philosophy. He was born in Scotland but worked as a psychotherapist for many years in London, England, where he ran a training school for therapists, before emigrating to Canada to focus on his writing and developing e-learning courses. Donald is the author of six books on philosophy and psychotherapy, as well as having contributed chapters to four other book and published many articles in journals and magazines. His new book How to Think Like a Roman Emperor: The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius is currently available for pre-order and due out in January 2019. You can contact him via his website.