EASE Engaging Activity Supporting Existence


Practice Based Evidence Study

Structure and Principles for a Short-Term Psychological Therapy

Mark Rayner and Randolph Quinault have written a chapter ‘Lost for words: using Existential Experimentation in a GP practice’ which describes how EASE Wellbeing works with clients, allowing them to occupy the therapeutic space and gives a case study example of how this manifests in practice.

Existential Experimentation- an exploration of the theme naked and dangerous 2017

Mark Rayner, Chekkie Kauntze & Lauren Sayers. Existential Experimentation: From being and doing to an approach that addresses the theme of ‘Insider and Outsider’.

Sayers, L. & Rayner, M. (2016). What do clients want from therapy?  Hermeneutic circular – Newsletter of the Society for Existential Analysis, April 2016.

Rayner, M., & Vitali, D. (2015). Short-Term Existential Psychotherapy in Primary Care A Quantitative Report. Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 0022167815569884

Rayner, M., & Vitali, D. (2015). Psicoterapia Existencial de Corto Plazo en Atención Primaria: Un Reporte Cuantitativo. ALPE Journal October 2015

Rayner, M., & Vitali, D. (2014). CORE Blimey! Existential Therapy Scores GOALS!. Existential Analysis: Journal of the Society for Existential Analysis, 25(2).

Rayner, M. & Vitali, D. (2013). Measuring a short term existential therapeutic intervention in the NHS. Hermeneutic circular – Newsletter of the Society for Existential Analysis, October 2013.


IMEC Conference 2021 – Hope and Despair

Society of Existential Analysis- ‘Naked and Dangerous’Conference 2017

IMEC and ICPCP Conference 2017 – Constructivist methods and Existential therapy

SEA 2015 – Being & Doing

Rayner, M., Vitali, D., Jeans, A., Smith, S. & Sayers, L.

SEPI 2015 – Where practice and research converge Rayner, M., Vitali, D.

SEA 2014 – Truth or Dare Rayner, M., Vitali, D.

SEPI 2014 – How Psychotherapy Integration is Put into Practice

Rayner, M., Vitali, D.

SEPI 2013 – Existential Experimentation

Vitali, D.

SEA 2012 – Existential Experimentation

Rayner, M.