If you are interested in attending our course then please contact our administrator Deborah, using the form on the Contact us page
There are also other training courses available:
- In Oxford Spidir run a 1 year programme on Tuesdays at Douai Abbey –
- The London Spirituality Centre have 2 training courses available, one more Ignatian based
- Sarum College in Salisbury offer a course spread over 2 years
- St Buenos in North Wales offer residential programmes in spiritual direction training.
If you would like to find a spiritual director:
In Gloucestershire there are 2 main contacts:
- The Gloucestershire Spirituality Network hold an ecumenical list of directors from all Christian traditions. Please contact Chris Mason, firstname.lastname@example.org
- The Clifton Diocese Spiritual Direction Network hold a list of directors who particularly feel called to work within the Catholic community. Please contact Sue Thomson: email@example.com
If you contact the list holder, they will ask you a little about yourself and what you’re seeking from spiritual direction and then, prayerfully, match those needs with someone suitable on their list.
If you live outside of Gloucestershire:
- There are a UK wide network of local lists accessible through The Retreat Association .
- The London Spirituality Centre have a UK wide list of spiritual directors
- Spiritual Directors International also list some in the UK
- Prayer Eleven also list a wide network of ways of accessing spiritual direction in the UK
If you are interested in going on a retreat:
In Gloucestershire, The Spirituality Network run 2 annual short residential guided retreats
Otherwise, The Retreat Association have an excellent network of places, broken down regionally, that offer both guided and self-directed retreats.