Diary of Events

January 12th, 2016

For a detailed description of our events click on the link to the right of this page.

Dates for your diary: dates in red are open for booking; more details and booking links lower down the page.

11th-15th September 2019: International Balint Federation Congress in Porto, Portugal, hosted by the Portuguese Balint Society. For information and registration click hereLast few places available, book now!

20th-22nd September 2019 Oxford Balint Weekend,  Corpus Christi College, Oxford. Now fully booked. To join a waiting list please email event@balint.co.uk 

1st November 2019: Balint Society Leadership Day in Scotland, Edinburgh (for Scotland only). 

6th December 2019 Bristol Balint Study Day

14th February 2020: Balint Study Day and Annual Dinner  in Birmingham, details to follow.

27th-29th March 2020: Whalley Balint weekend (Lancashire)

5th June 2020: London leadership training day

25th-26th June 2020: 2 day event in Newcastle. To include Balint groups, Leadership training groups and a Balint Psychodrama group.

2nd-4th October 2020: Oxford weekend at Corpus Christi


Balint Weekends/ 2 day events

20th-22nd  September 2019 Oxford Balint Weekend,  Corpus Christi College, Oxford

Further information and Registration


One day events

Friday 1st November 2019: Balint Society Leadership Day in Scotland, Edinburgh. (for Scotland only) 

The purpose of the day is to get together all those who are leading Balint groups, or interested in leading a group, in Scotland.  There will be opportunities to network, do some leadership training and discuss what your future needs are in terms of leadership support, supervision and further training.

Further information and registration


Friday 6th December 2019: Bristol Balint Study Day

A one day Leadership training/Balint day

The day will count towards Leadership Accreditation.

Further information and registration


February 2020: Study day planned in Birmingham.

This will replace the usual London day held in February. Further details and date to follow.


Group leaders’ peer supervision workshop dates

Birmingham Peer Supervision GroupIf 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 meet every two months at Edgbaston Golf Club, Birmingham, B15. The meeting is usually on the third Thursday of the month, from 7-9pm.

Please contact Dr Shake Seigel for further information

Tavistock WorkshopPlease contact David Watt if you are interested in presenting your group 

Meets at the Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5BA. All meetings begin at 8pm and end at 10pm.

Next Meeting dates: Thursday, November 14th 2019, Tuesday February 4th 2020, Thursday 14th May 2020

Newcastle upon Tyne Balint Leaders’ Peer Supervision GroupPlease contact Jane Dammers if you would like to attend or present your group.

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 decided

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’ GroupPlease contact Ceri Dornan if you would like to attend this or future meetings.

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