Dr Nick Lewin

Joint Course Leader, BA (Hons) Counselling

+44 (0)1473 338568
School of Social Sciences and Humanities

Dr Lewin is joint course leader for the Counselling degree course and is joint course lead.  His training seminars go across the year groups and specialises in Post-Freudian theory and clinical case discussion. He also teaches on the MSc programme.

He trained as a Jungian analyst and works in private practice.  His academic interests focus on the historical development of Jungian theory, spiritual development and new innovations in therapeutic practice.

He has been training counsellors since the middle of the first decade of this century for BACP trainings at a WPF affiliate and for seven years at University of Hertfordshire’s P.G. Dip and M.A. for the  Contemporary  Counselling  course.  He is also a visiting lecturer at the New School of Psychotherapy and Counselling  in  London. Previously he has taught on the War and Psychiatry MA at the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London and has a PhD from Essex Centre for Psycho-analytic Studies about the evolution of Jungian theories on archetypes and the collective unconscious. 

His writing at present is concentrating on developing Mind-Body Therapy with new psychotherapeutic skills from a synthesis of Zen Buddhist training and psychodynamic therapeutic practice and finishing a follow-up book on the historical context of the break between Jung and Freud. 

Member of the UKCP