Stoicism: Advice for Young People

How can Ancient Wisdom Help the Youth of Today?

Donald J. Robertson
Jun 18 · 8 min read

Words of advice for young people? I’m a cognitive-behavioural psychotherapist and the author of several books on Stoic philosophy. I’m always giving talks and workshops on self-improvement, or talking to people about ways we can help ourselves grow more emotionally resilient. There’s a perennial question that keeps coming up in…