Practitioners Rolling Workshop
- 14th May—23rd Jul 2020
FORTHNIGHTLY EXISTENTIAL WORKSHOP OUTLINE.
Aims and objectives
The workshop will comprise seven meetings including an introductory workshop. It is aiming at supporting and educating practitioners in the challenging work they are doing in the present circumstances, whilst using the existential paradigm.
It will include an hour presentation on an existential themes and how it relates to the practitioner wellbeing and how can be used in the therapeutic space. The second hour will consist in creating a safe space in which the group members can share their difficulties as other experiences of their work from home/online.
1st session – Existential anxiety and existential courage
Philosophers: Kierkegaard, Tillich, Nietzsche, van Deurzen
2nd session – Freedom, choice and responsibility
Philosophers: Sartre, Nietzsche, de Beauvoir,
3rd session – Authenticity and bad faith
Philosophers: Sartre, Heidegger, de Beauvoir, Kierkegaard
4th – Meaning making in a senseless world
Philosophers: Frankl, Camus
5th – Living toward death
Philosophers :Heidegger , Yalom
6th - The 4 dimensions of existence
Philosophers: van Deurzen, Jaspers