Balint Society Membership

The Balint Society collects membership fees using the Direct Debit service provided by GoCardless. Setting up your Direct Debit will only take you a minute and the whole process is highly secure and encrypted. The Direct Debit Guarantee makes this the safest way to pay and your membership will renew automatically without you needing to do anything. As with all Direct Debits, you can cancel the arrangement at any time.

Membership of the Balint Society costs £70 or €80. If you wish to set up a euro direct debit from Eire or another eurozone country please contact finance@balint.co.uk in the first instance.  Otherwise complete your details and follow the instructions on the following page.

Membership benefits include a complimentary copy of the annual Journal, a discount on fees once per year for the residential weekends and the right to vote at the Annual General Meeting.

Join The Balint Society

Applications for Ordinary Membership will be considered from any person working in a one to one setting with patients or clients, in a therapeutic relationship, who pays the Society’s membership fees. Membership benefits include a complimentary copy of the annual Journal, a discount on fees for residential weekends and the right to vote at the Annual General Meeting.  

Applications from students undertaking their initial professional training in any branch of healthcare is especially welcome, at a reduced fee of just £5.00 per annum. To join as a student click here.

Gift Aid

If you are a UK taxpayer and tick the Gift Aid declaration below, the UK government will increase the value of your contribution to The Balint Society by 25% at no extra cost to you.

  

By selecting 'Yes' above you are confirming the following:

  1. I am a UK taxpayer.
  2. I would like to Gift Aid all donations I have made to The Balint Society within the last 4 years and all future gifts until further notice.
  3. that I have paid or will pay an amount of Income Tax and/or Capital Gains Tax for each tax year (6 April to 5 April) that is at least equal to the amount of tax that all the charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASCs) that I donate to will reclaim on my gifts for the same tax year. I understand that other taxes such as VAT and Council Tax do not qualify. I understand the charity will reclaim 25p of tax on every £1 that I have given.
    (Please let us know if your circumstances change).

About Gift Aid

Gift Aid increases the value of donations to charities by allowing them to reclaim basic rate tax on your gift. We would like to reclaim gift aid on your behalf. We can only reclaim Gift Aid if you are a UK taxpayer. Please confirm that you are a eligible for gift aid above. More about Gift Aid.

Additional membership information
We'll communicate with you almost exclusively via email, so this is a required field. A non-NHS email address is preferable as group emails to NHS addresses can sometimes be blocked.