Sample chapter on the Contemplation of Death from Teach Yourself Stoicism (2014)
Free excerpt from Teach Yourself Stoicism and the Art of Happiness (2013) by Donald J. Robertson.
Excerpt from Teach yourself Stoicism (2013) on Seneca and the use of Stoic role models.
An excerpt from the forthcoming book Teach yourself Stoicism (2013), about the exemplary “good death” of Socrates and its importance to Stoicism.
Some brief notes concerning the important role of emotions in Stoic philosophy.
How to deal with overwhelming feelings and desires (“passions”). An excerpt on the Stoic “postponement” strategy from The Philosophy of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (2010).
Short article on Charles Baudouin and the influence of Stoic philosophy on early 20th century rational psychotherapy.
Excerpt about Zeno of Citium meeting King Antigonus of Macedonia from Teach Yourself Stoicism and the Art of Happiness (2013).
Excerpt from Teach yourself Stoicism (2013) about the “Choice of Hercules” in Stoicism.
Excerpt from The Philosophy of CBT (2010) about freewill and determinism in Stoicism and psychotherapy.