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 here. Bursaries are available; details can be found on the Congress site.

17 May 2019, 50th Anniversary Celebration
Balint at 50: from Foundation to the future
Wellcome Collection, London

24th-26th May 2019 Sligo Balint Symposium

7th June 2019 London Leadership Study Day, Swiss Cottage, London

10th June 2019 Leadership Training Day, Cardiff

27th-28th June 2019 Newcastle 2 day Balint event

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


Balint Weekends/ 2 day events

5-7 April 2019 Spring Weekend at Whalley Abbey

Registration for Whalley is now closed.


24th-26th May 2019 Sligo Balint Symposium

To reserve your place and obtain a registration form please contact Trish Noonan

 


Thursday 27th – Friday 28th June 2019 Newcastle 2 day Balint event 
to include Balint groups, Balint psychodrama and Leadership development.

Further information and Registration

 


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

Further information and Registration

One day events


17 May 2019, 50th Anniversary Celebration
Balint at 50: from Foundation to the Future
Wellcome Collection, London

We are celebrating our 50th anniversary with a day long event ‘Balint at 50: from Foundation to the Future’ at the Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE on Friday May 17th.

This all day event will include the 23rd Michael Balint Memorial Lecture*, speaker Peter Toon.

Further information and Registration

*Podcasts of the 2013, 2015 and 2017 lectures are also available on the Our podcasts page


Friday 7th June, 10.00 – 17.00: London Leadership Study Day

A one day Balint Leaders training workshop for anyone leading a Balint group

The day will count towards Leadership Accreditation.

Further information and Registration

 


Monday 10th June, 09.30 – 17.00: Cardiff Leadership Training Day

A one day Leadership training/Balint day

The day will count towards Leadership Accreditation.

Further information and Registration

 


Future weekends:

All will offer leadership training groups and ordinary Balint groups. Information and booking details are posted 4-5 months before each event.


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: to be decided

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: Wednesday 1 May 2019

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

Friday 31 May – Sunday 2 June 2019
Balint weekend and IBF council meeting in Budapest – the birthplace of Michael Balint!

Further Information


Friday 24-Sunday 26 May
Aachen Balint Weekend

This weekend meeting of the German Balint Society includes a group run in English by Dr David Watt. There will be Armenian, Russian, Belgian, Dutch delegates as well as the hosts.

For further information please contact Dr David Watt