Emmy van Deurzen – Journey to Becoming an Existential Therapist

Emmy van Deurzen is a philosopher, counselling psychologist, and existential therapist. She is a visiting professor of Psychology and Psychotherapy with Middlesex University and has published 17 books to date, whilst her work has been translated into well over a dozen languages. She is the Founder and Principal of the New School of Psychotherapy and Counselling at the Existential Academy in London, which offers post-graduate training courses in partnership with Middlesex University (www.nspc.org.uk  and www.existentialacademy.com ).  

Amongst her books are the bestsellers Existential Psychotherapy and Counselling in Practice (Sage, 3d edition 2012)Psychotherapy and the Quest for Happiness (Sage, 2009), Everyday Mysteries (2nd edition Routledge, 2010) and Paradox and Passion(2nd edition, Wiley, 2015).  Her book Rising from Existential Crisiswill be published with PCCS books in 2021. 



New School of Psychotherapy and Counselling:  www.nspc.org.uk

Existential Academy: www.existentialacademy.com

Dilemma Consultancy: www.dilemmaconsultancy.com

Emmy van Deurzen: www.emmyvandeurzen.com

World Confederation for Existential Therapy: www.existentialpsychotherapy.net

Federation for Existential Therapy in Europe: www.existentialtherapies.org

Emmy is on Twitter as @emmyvandeurzen and @emmyzen

She is also on Facebook and LinkedIn and has her own YouTube channel.