For a detailed description of our events click on the link to the right of this page
Currently open for booking:
24th-26th November 2017:Balint Weekend,Kenwood Hall, Sheffield.
Online registration now open.
16th-18th March 2018:Balint Spring Weekend,Whalley Abbey,Lancashire.
Online registration now open!
Forthcoming weekends: all will offer leadership training groups and ordinary Balint groups. Information and booking details are posted 4-5 months before each event.
June 2018: Newcastle
14th-16th September 2018: Oxford
November 2018: Belfast
One day events:
Friday 1st December 2017: Balint Study Day, including leadership training, Engineers House, Bristol.
Online registration open
Saturday 2nd December 2017, 9.30 – 11.30 am: Lecture by Dr Gearoid Fitzgerald, The Severnside Institute for Psychotherapy, Bristol (rescheduled from last year). The Use of the Group Leader’s Countertransference in Balint groups
Online registration open
9th February 2018: Study Day and Annual Dinner, London.
Day in Birmingham being planned for early 2018.
22nd Michael Balint Memorial Lecture: “Rules”
Given by Dr Pat Tate, GP and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist, on Friday 28th April 2017: a podcast of this lecture is now available, click here
Podcasts of the 2013 and 2015 lectures are also available on the Our podcasts page https://balint.co.uk/our-podcasts/
Group leaders’ peer supervision workshop dates
NEW GROUP in the Midlands: SUPERVISION GROUP FOR LEADERS IN BALINT WORK: If you are leading a group, or are interested in becoming a leader, this is for you. The intention is to provide supervision support in a group setting. We will meet quarterly at first.
Interested in attending? Just curious? Maybe for the future?
Meets at the Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5BA. All meetings begin at 8pm and end at 10pm.
Dates: Tuesday 7th November 2017; Thursday 8th February 2018; Tuesday 8th May 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne Balint Leaders’ Peer Supervision Group: Please contact Jane Dammers if you would like to attend or present your group: email@example.com.
Meetings are held from 4pm to 6pm at Benfield House, Walkergate Park, Benfield Road, Newcastle NE6 4QD Tel: 0191 287 6130.
Next meeting: to be added shortly
The Balint leaders peer supervision group is open to anybody in the region who is running a Balint group. We meet for 2 hours and have time to discuss one or two groups as well as discussing some more general issues. There is no charge for this group. If you know anybody who is involved in Balint and is not on the mailing list please feel free to invite them to come along.
North West Balint Leaders’ Group: Please contact Ceri Dornan if you would like to attend this or future meetings: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Next meeting: to be decided.
International meetings: See IBF website for details of other international events, information about the International Balint Federation, member countries and more. www.balintinternational.com